Upside-Down Magic (Upside-Down Magic #1) (Paperback)
Other Books in Series
This is book number 1 in the Upside-Down Magic series.
- #2: Sticks & Stones (Upside-Down Magic #2) (Paperback): $5.99
- #3: Showing Off (Upside-Down Magic #3) (Paperback): $5.99
- #4: Dragon Overnight (Upside-Down Magic #4) (Paperback): $5.99
- #5: Weather or Not (Upside-Down Magic #5) (Paperback): $5.99
- #6: The Big Shrink (Upside-Down Magic #6) (Hardcover): $14.99
- #7: Hide and Seek (Upside-Down Magic #7) (Hardcover): $14.99
For Nory, this means that instead of being able to turn into a dragon or a kitten, she turns into both of them at the same time -- a dritten.
For Elliott, the simple act of conjuring fire from his fingertips turns into a fully frozen failure.
For Andres, wonky magic means he's always floating in the air, bouncing off the walls, or sitting on the ceiling.
For Bax, a bad moment of magic will turn him into a . . . actually, he'd rather not talk about that.
Nory, Elliott, Andres, and Bax are just four of the students in Dunwiddle Magic School's Upside-Down Magic class. In their classroom, lessons are unconventional, students are unpredictable, and magic has a tendency to turn wonky at the worst possible moments. Because it's always amazing, the trouble a little wonky magic can cause . . .
About the Author
Lauren Myracle is the New York Times bestselling author of many books for young readers, including the Winnie years (which begins with Ten), the Flower Power series (which begins with Luv Ya Bunches), and the Life of Ty series. She would like to be a Fuzzy so she could talk to unicorns and feed them berries. You can find Lauren online at www.laurenmyracle.com.
Emily Jenkins is the author of many chapter books, including the Toys trilogy (which begins with Toys Go Out) and the Invisible Inkling series. Her picture books include Lemonade in Winter, Toys Meet Snow, and The Fun Book of Scary Stuff. She would like to be a Flare and work as a pastry chef. Visit Emily at www.emilyjenkins.com.
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