A Girl Named Digit

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A Girl Named Digit

By Annabel Monaghan

Houghton Mifflin, Hardcover, 9780547668529, 187pp.

Publication Date: June 5, 2012

Farrah "Digit" Higgins may be going to MIT in the fall, but thisL.A. high school geniushas left her geek self behind in another school district so she can blend in with thepopular crowd at Santa Monica High and actually "enjoy" her senior year.But when Farrah, the daughter of a UCLA math professor, unknowingly cracks a terroristgroup's number sequence, her laid-back senior year gets a lot more interesting. Soon she is personally investigating the case, on the run from terrorists, and faking her own kidnapping-- all while trying to convince a young, hot FBI agent to take her seriously. So much for blending in . . .

Praise For A Girl Named Digit

"Conspiracy, humor, romance, and math puzzles are all skillfully blended elements in this clever story . . . bound to be a popular title."--VOYA, 5Q 4P J S

"This novel is so much fun to read that readers will buy it all, thanks to Farrah's smart, witty voice and the gentle romance between John and Farrah."--Kirkus