Mighty Jack

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Series:
Mighty Jack volume 1.
Publisher:
First Second, an imprint of Roaring Brook Press, a division of Holtzbrinck,
Pub. Date:
2016.
Edition:
First edition.
Language:
English
Description

Jack might be the only kid in the world who's dreading summer. But he's got a good reason: summer is when his single mom takes a second job and leaves him at home to watch his autistic kid sister, Maddy. It's a lot of responsibility, and it's boring, too, because Maddy doesn't talk. Ever. But then, one day at the flea market, Maddy does talk--to tell Jack to trade their mom's car for a box of mysterious seeds. It's the best mistake Jack has ever made.

In Mighty Jack , what starts as a normal little garden out back behind the house quickly grows up into a wild, magical jungle with tiny onion babies running amok, huge, pink pumpkins that bite, and, on one moonlit night that changes everything...a dragon.

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ISBN:
9781626722644
9781626722651
162672265
Reading Level:
MG
Level 2.1, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
GN: Graphic Novel 490L
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Last Grouping Update 2018-10-16 23:47:26PM
Last Indexed 2018-10-17 03:18:20AM

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series Mighty Jack
series_with_volume Mighty Jack|1
subject_facet Action and adventure comics, Autistic children -- Family relationships -- Comic books, strips, etc, Boys -- Comic books, strips, etc, Fantasy comics, Graphic books, Graphic novels
title_display Mighty Jack
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title_short Mighty Jack
topic_facet Autistic children, Boys, Family relationships