Chapter One: IN WHICH Many Things Are Turned Inside Out
Jared Grace took out a red shirt, turned it inside out, and put it on backward. He tried to do the same with his jeans, but that was beyond him. Arthur Spiderwick's Field Guide to the Fantastical World Around You
lay atop his pillow, open to a page on protective devices. Jared had consulted the book carefully, not sure any of it would help much.
Since the morning after the Grace kids had returned with the griffin, Thimbletack had been out to get Jared. Every so often he could hear the little brownie in the wall. At other times Jared thought he saw him out of the corner...