The Magic Misfits by Neil Patrick HarrisThe Magic Misfits by Neil Patrick Harris

The Magic Misfits

byNeil Patrick Harris

Hardcover | November 21, 2017

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ANew York TimesBestseller andUSA TodayBestselling 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 sixMagic Misfitswill 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!)
Neil Patrick Harrisis an accomplished actor, producer, director, host, author, husband, and a father of magical twins. Harris also served as President of the Academy of Magical Arts from 2011-2014. His memoir,Choose Your Own Autobiographywas aNew York TimesBestseller.The Magic Misfitsis his middle grade debut.
Title:The Magic MisfitsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:272 pages, 8 × 5.5 × 1 inPublished:November 21, 2017Publisher:Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0316391824

ISBN - 13:9780316391825

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Loved It! Great book. Interesting read with a great plot and backstory. I enjoyed reading about the friends who are an inclusive and diverse group of individuals, and the gay couple (the Vernons) was a progressive touch.
Date published: 2018-07-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from cute! this was a very cute and fun kids book. I think most 8 and 9 year olds would love it
Date published: 2018-06-20
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great Wow, NPH wrote this! It's a funny little book about magic. Great read.
Date published: 2018-05-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for all! My son loved this book, we purchased it because of the magic theme. He's a fan of magic. He loved it! He is excited for the next book. #plumreview
Date published: 2018-03-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Won't Disappoint Great read! Would be great for a kid's book club. Loved how he included how-tos and secret messages.
Date published: 2018-02-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Couldn't have been better i really liked how this book was fun and interesting to read. I didn't get bored while reading it.
Date published: 2018-01-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from good story for the young kids My little one cannot put it down. It is an easy read. Kept her interested.
Date published: 2018-01-02
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Exiting story well liked Hi as the story goes well worth it interesting,enjoyed it alot
Date published: 2017-12-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from nice story nice story and very enjoyable to read
Date published: 2017-12-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Liked the story theme alot I am pleased it is a very good story enjoyable
Date published: 2017-12-02
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Decent Not the worst book written by an actor.
Date published: 2017-11-22

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"Adventure, suspense, and excitement await these young magic misfits as they learn to trust one another and become friends."-School Library Connection