- Age Range: 8 - 12 years
- Grade Level: 5 - 6
- Lexile Measure: 730 (What's this?)
- Paperback: 288 pages
- Publisher: Balzer + Bray; Reprint edition (February 18, 2014)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0061742678
- ISBN-13: 978-0061742675
- Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.8 x 7.5 inches
- Shipping Weight: 5.6 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 402 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #6,722 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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From the Back Cover
The word gifted has never been applied to a kid like Donovan Curtis.
It's usually more like Don't try this at home. So when the troublemaker pulls a major prank at his middle school, he thinks he's finally gone too far. But thanks to a mix-up, instead of getting in trouble, Donovan is sent to the Academy of Scholastic Distinction (ASD), a special program for gifted and talented students.
It wasn't exactly what Donovan had intended, but there couldn't be a more perfect hideout. That is, if he can manage to fool people whose IQs are above genius level. But after an ongoing experiment with a live human (sister), an unforgettably dramatic middle-school dance, and the most astonishing come-from-behind robot victory ever, Donovan shows that his gifts might be exactly what the ASD students never knew they needed.
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