In this captivating novel, wife and mother of three Bernadette McBride makes a wish she never expects to have grantedÑto be young again. When she awakensÑtransformed into a twelveyear- oldÑon what should be the morning of her fortieth birthday, she is at first jubilant, and then quickly realizes how complex life has suddenly become. She enrolls in her sonÕs seventh-grade computer class in hopes of enlisting his help, but itÕs not that easy. . . . Patrick, BernadetteÕs oldest son, has no idea what happened to his mother, but he refuses to give up hope. Unless he can get her back, he faces a life of waiting on his brothers. Can Patrick do the impossible? Can he rescue his mother . . . and return his familyÕs life to normal?