The Family Hitchcock
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The Family Hitchcock

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Finances are tight for theHitchcock family this year, which means no summervacation! But siblings Maddy andBenji are secretly delighted to escapethe annual torturous ritual of familybonding. Then Dad announces bignews: a cost-effective weeklong houseswap in Paris, trading places with aFrench family named the Vadims.

But instead of a relaxing Europeanvacation, it quickly becomes clearthat something is very off about thishouse swap. The facts about theVadims don't quite add up. Thenthreatening characters start showingup, demanding a mysterious object.Soon the Hitchcocks are caught ina whirl of intrigue and running fortheir lives through the streets andover the rooftops of Paris, withouteven knowing why.

Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett, a Hollywood writer-director-producerteam, make their children's bookdebut with this hilarious, actionpackedcaper.
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Product details

  • 9-12
  • Hardback | 277 pages
  • 147.32 x 210.82 x 30.48mm | 589.67g
  • HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • HarperCollins
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0061893943
  • 9780061893940
  • 936,521

Review quote

"Preposterous fun with genuine touches of emotion about family dynamics. Fans of Polly Horvath's Everything on a Waffle should enjoy this comical romp."--School Library Journal
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Review Text

"An entertaining and high-energy story of mistaken identities and international intrigue. The ample suspense and feisty family dynamics ought to keep readers invested." Publishers Weekly
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102 ratings
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4 25% (25)
3 44% (45)
2 12% (12)
1 2% (2)
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