Dragonfly Girl-9780062995865

Dragonfly Girl

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By: Leimbach, Marti
Format: Hardback
Published By: HarperCollins
Date of Publication: 23/02/21
ISBN13\EAN\SKU: 9780062995865
Dimensions in mm: 147 x 217 x 34

In this spellbinding thriller and YA debut from bestselling author Marti Leimbach,Kira Adams has discovered a cure for deathand it may just cost her life.

Things arent going well for Kira. At home, she cares for her mother and fends off debt collectors. At school, shes awkward and shy. Plus, she may flunk out if she doesnt stop obsessing about science, her passion and the one thing shes good at . . .verygood at.

When she wins a prestigious science contest she draws the attention of the celebrated professor Dr. Gregory Munn (as well as his handsome assistant), leading to a part-time job in a top-secret laboratory.

The job is mostly cleaning floors and equipment, but one night, while running her own experiment, she revives a lab rat that has died in her care.

One minute it is dead, the next it is not.

Suddenly shes the remarkable wunderkind, the girl who can bring back the dead. Everything is going her way. But it turns out that science can be a dangerous business, and Kira is swept up into a world of international rivalry with dark forces that threaten her life.