The greatest superpower of all isn't to be part spider, part man, or to cast magic spells--the greatest power is the power to create. Daniel X has that power. Daniel's secret abilities -- like being able to manipulate objects and animals with his mind or to recreate himself in any shape he... read more
“It's very nice to meet you, Phoebe. I'm glad you're all right. Now you should go back and celebrate with your friends. Daniel is with me. Bye-bye, Phoebe. Scoot along.”Dana
“The night is darkest before dawn.... Every clouds has a silver lining. What doesn't kill you makes you stronger. I will live to fight another day.Yeah, right,...Makes you stronger; cripples you forever.”Daniel X
“Wait a second. You haven’t seen my watch, have you? I was wearing it a . . .” An expression of horror crossed her face. She turned suddenly and stared at my stomach. “Oh, dear me.” “No,” I cried. “Please, no.” She giggled. “Of course not. Just a little surgeon humor.”Highlighted by 51 Kindle customers
wondered if he was maybe another alien. I’ve had the same thought about Tiger Woods, Bono, and, of course, Sanjaya Malakar.Highlighted by 36 Kindle customers
That’s right. Never give up, never say die, live in complete denial.Highlighted by 35 Kindle customers
“I had something a little more sempiternal and epic in mind,”Highlighted by 34 Kindle customers
And I was born with a strange ability to rearrange the material at will.Highlighted by 32 Kindle customers
I’m pretty fast too. I’m talking about movement now.Highlighted by 28 Kindle customers
I can influence people. Sort of an instant hypnosis type of thing. And I can sometimes tell what’s going to happen before it happens. Like knowing that there were cops at the door.Highlighted by 27 Kindle customers
Actually, I have met a good alien. In the mirror. In every mirror I look at. I’m pretty sure I’m an alien too.Highlighted by 25 Kindle customers
“Chex Mix! Righteous!” Joe said, plopping down and snatching the bag out of my hand. Joe-Joe, on the other hand, is more like all stomach. Which is crazy, because he’s super skinny. He’s also messy, an athlete at nothing but competitive eating, and the most sarcastic, funniest motormouth I know.Highlighted by 24 Kindle customers
“One question,” I finally said. “Seriously now. Are you a doctor?” She shrugged. “Gardener,” she said.Highlighted by 23 Kindle customers
It is easy to turn pages and it makes your child to want to keep on reading because every chapter is like one page or two long and leaves the child or the reader in suspense. It's a fast read. More for middle school students than higher grades.
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