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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Paw Prints
Publication date August 11, 2008
Pages 304
Binding Prebinding
Edition Reprint
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9781439531082
ISBN-10 1439531080
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.50 by 7.75 in.
Weight 0.60 lbs.
Availability§ Apply Direct
Original list price $14.99
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
If you could become anyone in the world...who would you be?

For Ryan and Taylor McKenzie the answer is simple: anyone but me!

Eighth-graders Taylor and Ryan are twins. But that's where the similarities end.

Ryan never met a test he couldn't fail. Give him a foot, he'll take an inch. Given half a chance, there isn't anything he won't screw up. According to his teachers and parents, Ryan is the Big Disappointment.

Taylor, on the other hand, always turns in her homework on time. She's the perfect student. Her idea of fun is reading entries from the encyclopedia or planning long trips to the museum.

But lately Taylor and Ryan share at least one thing in common: nothing seems to be working out as they planned. It's like the rules have changed, and nobody told them what the new rules are. No matter who you are, everyone wants you to be someone else.

But who?

They may have found an answer: mysterious disks that magically allow them to transform - to "flip" - into legendary figures from the past. Hercules. Cleopatra. Amelia Earhart. Einstein. The possibilities are endless!

Who knew being a hero could be so easy!

But as Ryan and Taylor will discover, it's being yourself that is really hard.


Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780765301499
 
1 edition from Tor Books (July 1, 2003)
9780765301499 | details & prices | 256 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 1.05 lbs | List price $17.95
About: Eighth-graders Ryan and Taylor are twins, and that's where the similarities end, but they share at least one thing in common: nothing is turning out as they planned.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780765378439
 
Reprint edition from Starscape (March 3, 2015)
9780765378439 | details & prices | 316 pages | 5.00 × 7.00 × 1.00 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 1.00 lbs | List price $7.99
About: Flip is a propulsive standalone science fiction novel for middle grade readers by acclaimed author David Lubar now available in trade paperback.
Reprint edition from Starscape (May 16, 2004)
9780765340481 | details & prices | 304 pages | 4.25 × 6.50 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.35 lbs | List price $5.99
About: Twins and complete opposites, eighth-graders Ryan and Taylor discover magical disks that allow them to become any character from the past, and they discover the challenges of being heroes while learning a valuable lesson.
Reinforced
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from Demco Media (August 30, 2004)
9780606309059 | details & prices | 304 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.65 lbs | List price $14.53
About: Twins and complete opposites, eighth-graders Ryan and Taylor discover magical disks that allow them to become any character from the past, and they discover the challenges of being heroes while learning a valuable lesson.
Prebinding
Book cover for 9781417637089 Book cover for 9781439531082
 
The price comparison is for this edition
Reprint edition from Paw Prints (August 11, 2008)
9781439531082 | details & prices | 304 pages | 5.50 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.60 lbs | List price $14.99
About: If you could become anyone in the world.
from Turtleback Books (May 1, 2004)
9781417637089 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.75 × 1.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.65 lbs | List price $16.00
About: Twins and complete opposites, eighth-graders Ryan and Taylor discover magical disks that allow them to become any character from the past, and they discover the challenges of being heroes while learning a valuable lesson.

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