Skipping Stones at the Center of the Earth
Calvin Comet Cobble's life is out of his control. From the horrible orphanage at the very center of the earth to his red hair he's stuck. But when he meets Mr. E, who can skip a stone clear across Lake Arctic, everything about Cal's life changes. Told with wit and humor, this book is guaranteed to charm readers of all ages.
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