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Clayton Stone, Facing Off

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Clayton Stone is happy at his middle school. His lacrosse team is destined for the playoffs, and all is right with his world. But his grandmother tells Clayton he needs to go undercover at a rival middle school. It’s necessary. The president’s only child, Kyle, also a lacrosse player, goes to that school, and chatter has been picked up that is deemed to be a threat. Clayton is disguised and sent to the new school where he can play on the lacrosse team and try to make friends and stay close to Kyle. But when a bully starts making everyone’s lives miserable and a mysterious boy shows up as a new student, things get pretty interesting.

Tweens and teens as secret agents and spies aren’t uncommon in kidlit, but, for the most part, they end up sounding and often acting like they are thirty-five. Not this time. Author Ena Jones has created a spunky young character who tells his story in a pitch perfect twelve-year-old boy’s voice. Clayton is smart and funny, with just the perfect amount of wonder at his secret-agent grandmother and all the spy toys he gets to use. Don’t miss this!

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Author:
Ena Jones
Star Count:
5/5
Format:
Hard
Page Count:
224 pages
Publisher:
Holiday House
Publish Date:
2016-07-30
ISBN:
9780823436484
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Issue:
December 2016
Category:
Tweens
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Book Author

Ena Jones

ASIN

0823436489

ISBN

9780823436484

Star Count

5

Page Count

224 pages

Issue

December 2016

Publication Date

2016-07-30

Format

Hard

Publisher

Holiday House

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