From #1 New York Times bestselling author Gordon Korman comes a hilarious and heartfelt novel in which one middle-school troublemaker accidentally moves into the gifted and talented program'and changes everything.
For fans of Louis Sachar and Jack Gantos, this funny and touching underdog story is a lovable and goofy adventure with robot fights, middle-school dances, live experiments, and statue-toppling pranks!
When Donovan Curtis pulls a major prank at his middle school, he thinks he's finally gone too far. But thanks to a mix-up by one of the administrators, instead of getting in trouble, Donovan is sent to the Academy of Scholastic Distinction, a special program for gifted and talented students.
Although it wasn't exactly what Donovan had intended, the ASD couldn't be a more perfectly unexpected hideout for someone like him. But as the students and teachers of ASD grow to realize that Donovan may not be good at math or science (or just about anything), he shows that his gifts may be exactly what the ASD students never knew they needed.
Don't miss the sequel to this word-of-mouth hit: Supergifted! This funny and heartwarming sequel to Ungifted cleverly sends up our preconceived ideas about intelligence, heroism, and popularity.
Behavior -- Fiction
Conduct of life
Conduct of life -- Fiction
Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction
Gifted children -- Fiction
Gifted children -- Juvenile fiction
Humorous fiction -- Juvenile
Middle schools -- Fiction
Middle schools -- Juvenile fiction
Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' nominee book, 2015
Robotics -- Fiction
Robotics -- Juvenile fiction
Robots -- Fiction
Robots -- Juvenile fiction
School & Education
Schools -- Fiction
Schools -- Juvenile fiction
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|Grouping Author||gordon korman|
|Grouping Language||English (eng)|
|Last Grouping Update||2023-01-28 03:51:50AM|
|Last Indexed||2023-01-28 04:26:26AM|