Name (First Name, Last Initial)
Hannah K
Book Title
Ada Twist and the Perilous Pants
Andrea Beaty
Science Fiction
What is the setting of the book?
It begins in Ada Twist’s home. She lives with her brother, her mother, and her father. They live in house in the city.
Who is/are the main character(s)? What are they like?
Ada Twist is the main character. She loves science and experiments, and always knows what to do. Her friends are Rosie and Iggy. Her brother, Arthur, does not like her getting his stuff for her experiments.
What is the conflict of the story?
Uncle Ned has helium pants, and he floats away! They have to figure out how to help him.
What was the conclusion of the book?
Ada Twist did an experiment with her brother’s shoe, and she figured out that cool water can get things down! Ada, Rosie, and Iggy put water on the sidewalk, and the water evaporated into the air, and Uncle Ned descended safely.
While reading the book, what were your emotions?
I felt scared that Uncle Ned was going to float away! I felt happy when Ada figured out what to do with Uncle Ned, to get him down.
Do you think the book had a moral? If so, what was it?
No, I don’t think it had a moral. But its theme was science, and that science can do nice things.
Star Rating
Selected Value: 7 (0 min / 10 max)
Why did you give the book this rating?
I felt that the book had action and adventure. I do think that science is very important at times.
What was your favorite/least favorite part?
My favorite part was when they got Uncle Ned down, and he was safe. I don’t think I had a least favorite part; it was a really good book!
Would you recommend this book to others? Why?
I would recommend it. If you love science, then it’s definitely for you!
How much action was in the book?
Selected Value: 10 (0 min / 10 max)
How much drama was in the book?
Selected Value: 3 (0 min / 10 max)
How much humor was in the book?
Selected Value: 4 (0 min / 10 max)
How much suspense was in the book?
Selected Value: 7 (0 min / 10 max)
Book Report: Ada Twist and the Perilous Pants