Turnabout

Illustrated by Cliff Nielsen
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About The Book

"The suspense is unflagging....Recommend this one to fans of Michael Crichton and Robin Cook" (School Library Journal).

In the year 2000 Melly and Anny Beth had reached the peak of old age and were ready to die. But when offered the chance to be young again by participating in a top-secret experiment called Project Turnabout, they agreed. Miraculously, the experiment worked--Melly and Anny Beth were actually growing younger every year. But when they learned that the final treatment would be deadly, they ran for their lives.
     Now it is 2085. Melly and Anny Beth are teenagers. They have no idea what will happen when they hit age zero, but they do know they will soon be too young to take care of themselves. They need to find someone to help them before time runs out, once and for all....

About The Author

The Backstage Studio

Margaret Peterson Haddix is the author of many critically and popularly acclaimed YA and middle grade novels, including the Children of Exile series, The Missing series, the Under Their Skin series, and the Shadow Children series. A graduate of Miami University (of Ohio), she worked for several years as a reporter for The Indianapolis News. She also taught at the Danville (Illinois) Area Community College. She lives with her family in Columbus, Ohio. Visit her at HaddixBooks.com.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (February 14, 2012)
  • Length: 240 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781442457775
  • Grades: 7 and up
  • Ages: 12 - 99

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"Intriguing, thought-provoking, and certainly original."
-- Kirkus Reviews

"The suspense is unflagging.... Recommend this one to the fans of Michael Crichton and Robin Cook."
-- SLJ

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