May 8, 2018|
Whatshisface by Gordon Korman
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Gordon Korman''s next stand-alone novel, a fun, funny ghost story about a nobody kid who becomes a somebody while helping a ghost right a wrong from the past.

Cooper Vega''s family moves so often that he''s practically invisible at any school he attends. Now they''ve relocated to the town of Stratford - where nobody even makes an effort to learn Cooper''s name. To them, he''s just . . . whatshisface.Cooper''s parents feel bad about moving him around so much, so they get him a fancy new phone. Almost immediately, it starts to malfunction. First there''s a buzzing. Then there''s a weird glare on the screen. Then that glare starts to take on the form of . . . a person?It''s not just any person trapped inside Cooper''s phone. It''s a boy named Roderick, who says he lived in the time of William Shakespeare - and had a very tangled history with the famous playwright. Cooper thinks his phone has gone haywire, but there''s nothing he can do to get rid of Roderick. Then, even stranger, Roderick starts helping him. Even though his seventeenth-century advice isn''t always the best for a twenty-first century middle school.
Gordon Korman wrote his first novel, This Can''t Be Happening at Macdonald Hall!, when he was only 12 years old. To date, he has written over 80 middlegrade and YA novels, including four titles in the #1 New York Times bestselling 39 Clues series. Gordon was born in Montreal, Quebec, grew up in Thornhill, Ontario, and now lives with hi...
Title:WhatshisfaceFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:240 pages, 8.52 X 5.72 X 0.79 inShipping dimensions:240 pages, 8.52 X 5.72 X 0.79 inPublished:May 8, 2018Publisher:Scholastic Inc.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:133820016X

ISBN - 13:9781338200164

Appropriate for ages: 8

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