When suddenly a boy wearing grandpa’s clothes shows up in front of Ellie, she first can’t believe her eyes. Due to his new age reversing formula tested on himself, Grandpa Melvin was chucked out of his lab being regarded as a strange, unwelcome visitor. How shall he now get hold of his sensational findings again to present them to the public?
But, apparently, scientists never give up and they always believe in the impossible. Grandpa, resp. Melvin, cannot be downed. Not only has he let the strange Raj from Ellie’s school in on his secret, he has also convinced him successfully to help him and Ellie to steal his findings from the lab. Will this turn out well?
This book is suitable for readers between 8 and 12 years of age.
Jennifer L. Holm is an American children’s writer, and was raised in Audubon, Pennsylvania. After graduating from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, she worked in television and later began to write. Jennifer is recipient of three Newbery Honors (Our Only May Amelia, Penny from heaven and Turtle in Paradise) and the Eisner Award. Babymouse for President won the 2013 Eisner Award for Best Publication for Early Readers (up to age 7). Jennifer currently lives in California with her family.