How can Alison Harrity beat bully Spencer Cunningham? Alison would have a good chance to win the fifth grade chess tournament—except that Spencer is cheating his way to the championship. And Alison isn’t pushy enough to stand up to him. Then Marvin Smith, a science wiz, invents the DISAST to help Alison get really tough. But is it worth it to win the tournament, if she loses all her friends?
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About the Author
Beatrice Gormley is the author of many popular novels and biographies for young people. Most recent books: Poisoned Honey, a story of Mary Magdalene; Barack Obama: Our 44th President; and Pope Francis: The People's Pope.
Other books include Back to the Titanic! and Amelia Earhart, Young Aviator.
Beatrice lives in Massachusetts with her husband, Robert Gormley, and their dog and cats.