Savvy by Ingrid Law. For most people, turning 13 might mean getting a cool present, but for Mibs, it means receiving her special power. Being special can be fun, but it can also be scary. Her brother Rocket’s power makes light bulbs explode, and her brother Fish can cause hurricanes. To make matters worse, Mib’s father is in a terrible car accident right before her birthday. Now Mibs desperately wants her power to be something that can save her father. If you secretly wish you had a super power, this book is for you!
Book reviewed by Mary S., Youth Services Department Head