Trembath, Don. Hypnotized.

Author:Ginsberg, Sherri
Position:Young adult review - Brief article - Book review

TREMBATH, Don. Hypnotized. Orca, Currents. 108p. c2007. 978-1-55143-705-7. $8.95. J S

A high-interest, low-reading-level story of two friends who hypnotize the sister of one of them. The boys are simply amazed when Alexa acts as if she really is hypnotized and follows all the directions. Because this is not really thought through thoroughly, the experiment goes awry and some potentially embarrassing situations arise. The engaging plot, told in short sentences and brief chapters, will captivate reluctant YA readers. Sherri Ginsberg, Chapel Hill, NC

J--Recommended for junior high school students. The contents are of particular interest...

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