|By (author):||Korman, Gordon|
|Subject:||JUVENILE FICTION / Age 7-10 Canadian|
|JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories|
|JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Friendship|
|Size:||8.25in x 5.50in|
|From The Publisher*|
Gordon Korman's newest standalone novel, is a fun, funny ghost story about a nobody kid who becomes a somebody while helping a ghost right a wrong from the past.
When 12-year-old Cooper Vega moves for the third time in five years, he receives a state-of-the-art smartphone to help him stay in touch with old friends. He's had phones before, but this one is buggy and unpredictable. When a boy named Roderick Northrop communicates with him through the phone, Cooper realizes that his phone isn't buggy at all: the thing is haunted!
|From The Publisher*||Gordon Korman's next stand-alone novel, a fun, funny ghost story about a nobody kid who becomes a somebody while helping a ghost right a wrong from the past.|
|Review Quote*||Praise for Swindle:|
"Scary, funny, and hysterical adventures!" -- Chicago Tribune
"Pure fun from top to bottom." -- School Library Journal
Praise for Ungifted:
"A gem for readers looking for a book where the underdog comes out on top." --
Voice of Youth Advocates
"Funny and insightful." -- Publishers Weekly
Praise for The Hypnotists:
"Fast-paced... an entertaining mix of intense action and goofy fun." -- Publishers
Praise for Schooled:
* "This rewarding novel features an engaging main character and some memorable
moments of comedy, tenderness, and reflection." -- Booklist, starred review
Gordon Korman wrote his first novel, This Can't Be Happening at Macdonald Hall!, when he was only 12 years old. To date, he has written over 80 middlegrade and YA novels, including four titles in the #1 New York Times bestselling 39 Clues series. Gordon was born in Montreal, Quebec, grew up in Thornhill, Ontario, and now lives with his family in Great Neck, New York. Visit him online at www.gordonkorman.com.