Benjamin Franklinstein Lives!

by Matthew McElligott, Larry David Tuxbury

Victor Godwin’s orderly life is upended when he discovers that Benjamin Franklin never actually died- he was put into suspended animation and hidden away for more than 200 years in Victor’sbasement!

  • Hardcover
  • Pages: 128 pages
  • Average Rating: 3.4 out of 5
  • Published September 2nd 2010 by G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
  • ISBN: 0399252290 (ISBN13: 9780399252297)
  • Edition Language: English
  • Literary Awards: Pennsylvania Young Readers' Choice Award Nominee for Grades 3-6 (2013)

Victor Godwin’s orderly life is upended when he discovers that Benjamin Franklin never actually died- he was put into suspended animation and hidden away for more than 200 years in Victor’s basement! After an accident reawakens Ben, Victor must not only help him adjust to the modern world but also help him overcome a slight flaw-when Ben runs low on energy, he turns into a rampaging monster desperately hungry for electricity! All this while trying to take first place in the school science fair. With one of history’s preeminent scientists helping out, what could go wrong?