The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl

By: Stacy McAnulty

When Lucy was struck by lightning, she gained genius-level math skills. Ever since, she has been homeschooled. Now twelve, Lucy is technically ready for college. She just has to pass one more test—middle school.

ISBN: 9781524767587

JLG Release: Jul 2018

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Sensitive Areas: Mild language

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Upper Elementary & Junior High

Grades 5-7

12 titles/year


Awards & Honors

2019 Mathical Prize Winner, Ages 08-10
Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens - 2019
Kirkus Best Books, Middle-Grade - 2018
NPR’s Book Concierge - 2018

Praise & Reviews

Starred or favorable reviews have been received from these periodicals:

Booklist, Kirkus Reviews*, Publishers Weekly*, School Library Journal*

Book Details



First Release

July 2018



Dewey Classification


Trim Size

8 1/4" x 5 1/2"

Page Count


Accelerated Reader

Level 3.7; Points: 7;

Scholastic Reading Counts

Level 3.1; Points: 14;


Level 530L


Print Book


Library edition with trade jacket added


Random House

Potentially Sensitive Areas

Mild language


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