Join the Conversation

Join the Conversation

Sign up today to hear about books and authors from an independent bookstore near you.

Shifty Business

Shifty Business Cover

Shifty Business

By Greg Trine; Frank W. Dormer (Illustrator)

Harcourt Brace and Company, Hardcover, 9780547807966, 103pp.

Publication Date: July 2, 2013

Advertisement
Description

Fourth-grade superhero Jo Schmo doesn t know that a crime wave is about to hit her city. She's too busy learning new superhero skills, like shape-shifting. Only it doesn t seem to be going very well: what bad guy is scared of a superhero that looks like a frizzy-haired teacher? But Jo and her loyal doggy sidekick, Raymond, know they have to stop the villainous Numb Skull before the crime wave builds into full-on crime tsunami. And if that means Jo has to risk shape-shifting into a freckled monster, then that's just what she ll do

Advertisement