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The Mighty Odds: The Mighty Odds Series, Book 1

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From the renowned author/illustrator of the Popularity Papers series , Amy Ignatow, comes the first installment in a new series about a diverse crew of middle school kids who develop very limited superhero powers after a strange accident and manage to become unlikely friends on the adventure of a lifetime. When a sweet nerd, an artsy cartoonist, a social outcast, and the most popular girl in school are involved in a mysterious bus accident, this seemingly random group of kids starts to notice some very strange abilities they did not have before. Artsy Martina can change her eye color. Nerdy Nick can teleport . . . four inches to the left. Outcast Farshad develops super strength, but only in his thumbs. And Cookie, the It Girl of school's most popular clique, has suddenly developed the ability to read minds . . . when those minds are thinking about directions. They are oddly mighty--especially together. This group--who would never hang out under normal circumstances--must now combine all of their strengths to figure out what happened during the bus accident. With alternating narratives from each of the heroes, including illustrated pieces from Martina, and featuring bold female superheroes and a multicultural cast, The Mighty Odds is The Breakfast Club for a new generation. For more books by Amy Ignatow, check out her critically acclaimed Popularity Papers series: Book One: Research for the Social Improvement and General Betterment of Lydia Goldblatt and Julie Graham Chang ; Book Two: The Long-Distance Dispatch ; Book Three: Words of (Questionable) Wisdom ; Book Four: The Rocky Road Trip ; Book Five: The Awesomely Awful Melodies ; Book Six: Love and Other Fiascos ; and Book Seven: The Less-Than-Hidden Secrets and Final Revelations .
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Grouped Work ID 556d0576-6f9f-da4b-f727-9054f91c3ff3
Grouping Title mighty odds
Grouping Author ignatow amy
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-01-16 23:17:11PM
Last Indexed 2019-01-17 00:19:06AM

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display_description When artsy cartoonist Martina, sweet nerd Nick, social outcast Farshad, and popular beauty queen Cookie are all in the same mysterious bus accident, they all develop very strange, seemingly insignificant "superpowers." Martina can change her eye color, while Nick can teleport just four inches to his left. Farshad has super strength only in his thumbs, and Cookie can read minds, so long as those minds are thinking about directions. An odd mix they make, but together they are oddly mighty. Now they must combine their powers to find out just what happened during the bus accident and why.
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subject_facet Friendship -- Fiction, Middle schools -- Fiction, Middle schools -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Schools -- Juvenile fiction, Superheroes -- Fiction, Superheroes -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The Mighty Odds
title_full The Mighty Odds / Amy Ignatow, The Mighty Odds The Mighty Odds Series, Book 1
title_short The Mighty Odds
title_sub The Mighty Odds Series, Book 1
topic_facet Friendship, Humor (Fiction), Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Middle schools, Schools, Superheroes