Frankie isn't exactly sure what her scientist dad does in his top-secret laboratory, but her neighbors tease her that it must be something awfullike developing germ warfare. So when Frankie's older brother steals a bit of mysterious goo from their father's lab, she makes sure she gets some to conduct her own experiment. But Frankie never could have anticipated the results...
About the Author
Vivien Alcock (1924 - 2003) is the well-known author of many compelling mysteries and supernatural fantasies for children. Childhood is, she once wrote, "an exciting and dangerous time, and it fascinates me." Her books reflect that excitement, danger, and fascination.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Cute, exciting, touching, a little sad, and very engaging! I read this book when I was in grade-school and still remember the story even now that I've been done with school for some time. I can recommend it as a fun read for kids and a clean, worry-free book for parents. Enjoy!