The Magic Misfits
A New York Times Bestseller and USA Today Bestselling Book!From award-winning actor, Neil Patrick Harris, comes the magical first book in a new series with plenty of tricks up its sleeve. When street magician Carter runs away, he never expects to find friends and magic in a sleepy New England... show more
A New York Times Bestseller and USA Today Bestselling Book!From award-winning actor, Neil Patrick Harris, comes the magical first book in a new series with plenty of tricks up its sleeve. When street magician Carter runs away, he never expects to find friends and magic in a sleepy New England town. But like any good trick, things change instantly as greedy B.B. Bosso and his crew of crooked carnies arrive to steal anything and everything they can get their sticky fingers on. After a fateful encounter with the local purveyor of illusion, Dante Vernon, Carter teams up with five other like-minded illusionists. Together, using both teamwork and magic, they'll set out to save the town of Mineral Wells from Bosso's villainous clutches. These six Magic Misfits will soon discover adventure, friendship, and their own self-worth in this delightful new series. (Psst. Hey, you! Yes, you! Congratulations on reading this far. As a reward, I'll let you in on a little secret... This book isn't just a book. It's a treasure trove of secrets and ciphers and codes and even tricks. Keep your eyes peeled and you'll discover more than just a story--you'll learn how to make your own magic!)
Format: Audio CD
Publish date: 2017-11-21
Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers
Edition language: English
Love Neil Patrick Harris since his Doogie Houser days, and I know a lot of you are with me. I saw this debut book of his on sale and grabbed a copy. I was excited to see what he had in store for the literary world.He didn't disappoint either! What a fun adventure, reading about Carter and the friend...
For more reviews, check out my blog: Craft-CycleI actually enjoyed this more than I was expecting. Earlier this year, I listened to Neil Patrick Harris' Choose Your Own Autobiography, which I had mixed feeling about. I saw this at the library and was intrigued by the premise (and of course the fact ...
Magic Misfits, Book 1 I Picked Up This Book Because: I’m a huge fan of NPH. The Characters: Carter Lock(e):Theo, Leila, Ridley, Olly, Izzie, Mr. Vernon and Mr. Vernon The Story: This book was awesome for young readers. Carter has it pretty rough, his parents disappear, he is stuck in the care of...