Attack of the 50 Ft Cupid

Author: Jim Benton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442495173
Release Date: 2013-04-30
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Franny’s mom says every mad scientist needs a lab assistant. So for Valentine’s Day Franny gets just that—a Lab assistant. Except Igor isn’t a pure Lab. He’s also part poodle, part Chihuahua, part beagle, part spaniel, part shepherd—and all thumbs. Franny is fuming. She doesn’t even need an assistant. What’s she supposed to do with a good-for-nothing one like Igor? And things get even worse when a giant, fifty-foot, arrow-shooting cupid starts causing trouble all over town. Franny knows it’s up to her—and only her— to save the day. Or could she use a little help?

The Complete Franny K Stein Mad Scientist

Author: Jim Benton
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 1442474246
Release Date: 2012-10-23
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Calling all mad scientists! Available for the first time, a boxed set of the entire Franny K. Stein series. Follow Franny K. Stein, mad scientist, on all her adventures (and misadventures) as she plots to take over the world! This boxed set includes paperback editions of every book in the series: Lunch Walks Among Us, Attack of the 50 ft. Cupid, Invisible Fran, The Fran that Time Forgot, The Fran with Four Brains, Frantastic Voyage, and The Frandidate. With experiments and inventions ranging from cloning to time travel, Franny shows that ideas can be a blast and uses brains and ingenuity to save the day.

The Invisible Fran

Author: Jim Benton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442495180
Release Date: 2013-05-28
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

There’s nothing better than being a mad scientist—at least according to Franny. So she’s making it her mission to help her classmates discover their own inner mad scientists. All Franny needs for her latest experiment is a few volunteers, a half-completed two-headed robot, and an invisibility potion. Only this experiment just might prove to be Franny’s most difficult. Because what do you do when your classmates don’t know anything about mad science—and there’s a doubly dumb robot running amok to prove it?

Lunch Walks Among Us

Author: Jim Benton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442495166
Release Date: 2013-04-30
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Franny K. Stein is not your average girl—she’s a mad scientist. She prefers poison ivy to daisies, and when Franny jumps rope, she uses her pet snake. The kids in Franny’s class think she’s weird, wacky, and just plain creepy. Tired of being stared at, Franny decides to attempt her most dangerous experiment yet—she’s going to fit in. But when a giant Monstrous Fiend attacks the class, everyone knows only a true mad scientist can save the day. But has Franny lost her creepy, crawly ways?

The Fran with Four Brains

Author: Jim Benton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442495210
Release Date: 2013-06-18
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Being a mad scientist in the modern world is very hard work. With so much that needs to be done in such a short period of time, multitasking can become overwhelming. Franny needs some additional help. But for Franny there is only one person in the world she trusts to help her with her experiments: herself. So she acquires assistance the mad-scientist way…by building a few real, live, steel-plated Franbots!

The Fran That Time Forgot

Author: Jim Benton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442495197
Release Date: 2013-05-28
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Franny K. Stein didn’t think the time would ever come when someone would realize what the K in her name stood for. And she REALLY didn’t think that same someone would say her middle name in front of the whole school! But that’s what happened at the Science Fair award ceremony, and all the kids and teachers burst out laughing. So Franny does what any respectable mad scientist would do—she goes back in time to change her name. However, things don’t turn out quite as she calculated, and Franny ends up having to face her teenage self in a warped, fourth-dimensional, kid-versus-teen, good-versus-evil, Franny-versus-Franny battle of the minds!

The Frandidate

Author: Jim Benton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416996644
Release Date: 2013-06-18
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Franny K. Stein, Mad Scientist, has always had her eye on world domination, and she has to start somewhere...like her class elections! If people vote for her, they’ll be giving her all the control she wants. But Franny’s platform doesn’t have the same appeal as her competitors who are offering new playground equipment, so she creates The Frandidate. Made of DNA samples from a dog, a chameleon and a parrot, along with a scrap of carpet (so she’ll know where people stand), Franny’s special suit helps her say and do exactly what people want! But when The Frandidate starts making promises she knows she can’t keep, Franny realizes she might have gone too far…

The Three Headed Book

Author: Jim Benton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416990314
Release Date: 2009-05-05
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Collects three stories about Franny and her experiments involving creating monsters, becoming invisible, and time travel.

Comfort and Joy Cooking for Two

Author: Christina Lane
Publisher: The Countryman Press
ISBN: 9781581575507
Release Date: 2015-09-10
Genre: Cooking

More desserts for two—plus brunch, lunch and dinner—easily adjusted should unexpected guests drop by! Just off the success of Dessert for Two, author Christina Lane is back with a gorgeous full-color cookbook filled with delicious meals for every hour of the day. Her signature friendly voice invites readers to try everything from her Southern Sweet Tea Fried Chicken to a Holiday Ham, perfectly portioned for whomever is sitting around the table. Fancy celebration meals appear along with down-home comfort food, all accompanied by mouth-watering photography. Recipes include: Bruleed Toasty Oats Pimento Grilled Cheese with Fried Pickles Roasted Salmon Sheet Pan Supper Perfect Filet Mignons with Twice-Baked Potatoes Rummy Oatmeal Cookies Comfort and Joy is an essential book for singles, couples, and small families.

Frantastic Voyage

Author: Jim Benton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442495203
Release Date: 2013-06-18
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Franny’s faithful Lab assistant, Igor, has swallowed a doomsday device that is ready to go off at any moment! For a regular scientist, it might seem like there’s only one way to get the device out—um...make that two ways. But Franny K. Stein is no ordinary scientist, so she concocts her own way to get the device back and save her friend. With her miniaturization machine, Franny shrinks herself to the size of a pin and goes on a field trip like no other...through the body of a ticking time-dog! Fasten your seat belts, it’s going to be a bumpy ride!

The Case of the Missing Moonstone

Author: Jordan Stratford
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9780440871163
Release Date: 2016-02-04
Genre: Children's stories

When Mary Godwin and Lady Ada Byron first meet, they donâe(tm)t exactly hit it off. But with crime on the rise, the unlikely pair form a detective agency to hunt down clever criminals on the streets of London. Their first case involves a stolen necklace, a false confession, and lots of suspicious suspects âe" but these are no match for Ada and Mary. Filled with daring balloon chases, vile villains and two unforgettable heroines, The Case of the Missing Moonstone is the first in a thrilling new series; perfect for all aspiring sleuths.

Mr Klutz Is Nuts

Author: Dan Gutman
Publisher: Paw Prints
ISBN: 1442023104
Release Date: 2009-07-10
Genre:

Never before has school been this mixed up-or this much fun!Principal Klutz was hanging upside down from the school flagpole! He kissed a pig on the lips and painted his bald head orange! And now he wants to bungee jump off the roof of the school dressed as Santa Claus!

The Great Big Boom

Author: Judd Winick
Publisher: Puffin
ISBN: 0141376805
Release Date: 2017-02-23
Genre:

When we last saw our INTREPID TRIO, Gina had been sucked into a mysterious portal to who-knows-where. But friends don't let friends disappear into NOWHERE! It's up to D.J. and Hilo to follow her! Will there be danger? YES! Will there be amazing surprises? OF COURSE! Will Gina end up being the one to save them? DEFINITELY! With the help of Polly, the magical warrior cat, the friends will have to battle bad guys and face disgusting food, an angry mom, terrible knock-knock jokes, powerful magic, and more! Will they survive and make it back to Earth before the portal closes again?