Savvy by Ingrid Law is a novel about a girl named Mibs. Everytime you turn 13 in the Beaumont family, you receive your magical power - your savvy. But when Mibs turns 13, her savvy hasn’t come, and when an unexpected family tragedy happens there’s only one way Mibs can fix it -- to use her savvy. Follow Mibs in a page-popping adventure story about following your heart!— Eliza, age 11
A Newbery Honor Book
Thirteen is when a Beaumont's savvy hits--and with one brother who causes hurricanes and another who creates electricity, Mibs Beaumont is eager to see what she gets. But just before the big day, Poppa is in a terrible accident. And now all Mibs wants is a savvy that will save him. In fact, Mibs is so sure she'll get a powerful savvy that she sneaks a ride to the hospital on a rickety bus with her sibling and the preacher's kids in tow. After this extraordinary adventure--full of talking tattoos and a kidnapping--not a soul on board will ever be the same.
A Discussion Guide to Scumble and Savvy by Ingrid Law
About the Author
Ingrid Law received a Newbery Honor for Savvy, her first book. She lives in Boulder, Colorado.