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  • Title: STAR Academy: Dark Secrets
  • Author: Edward Kay
  • ISBN: 9780385667074
  • Page: 473
  • Format: Paperback

  • A charming, funny middle grade novel that combines action, adventure, science, and a big dose of satire from a talented voice in children s literature It takes a lot to get four kid geniuses together, even when they re all alumni of the now shuttered Superior Thinking and Advanced Research Academy Eleven year old leader of the pack, Amanda Forsythe, needs to escape the cA charming, funny middle grade novel that combines action, adventure, science, and a big dose of satire from a talented voice in children s literature It takes a lot to get four kid geniuses together, even when they re all alumni of the now shuttered Superior Thinking and Advanced Research Academy Eleven year old leader of the pack, Amanda Forsythe, needs to escape the cluthes of her manicacally entrepreneurial father, determined as he is to captialize on Amanda s fame for outsmarting a pair of aliens posing as teachers at the Academy And Derek, Evelyn, and Sanjay are separately pursuing their own research projects in different schools around the world, desperate to continue the technological advances they began at the STAR Academy Only the world s richest man could bring them all together and that s exactly what George Snootman offers to do But can they really trust the father of Eugenia, their nemesis at the STAR Academy Probably not but his offer is just too tempting Besides, Amanda is pretty confident she and her friends can outfox him, even if he does seem as ruthlessly determined as the aliens before him to misuse their workfor his own means.
    Edward Kay
    Edward Kay is an award winning author and screenwriter with an eclectic background in both live action and animated television, as well as fiction and print journalism.Edward was a senior staff writer and producer for Canada s most popular political satire show, the International Emmy nominated This Hour Has 22 Minutes, during its four most successful seasons.In the United States however, Edward is best known as the co creator and writer of the darkly humorous animated comedy series for Disney XD, Jimmy Two Shoes, about an irrepressibly optimistic young altruist who, following a fatal misadventure, finds that he has accidentally been sent to hell instead of heaven The series was a worldwide hit, and in addition to airing in the U.S was popular with television audiences throughout Europe, Great Britain, South America, Australia and the Far East.Edward recently completed his first work of adult crime fiction, At Rope s End He has written three previous novels, all for YA readers the critically acclaimed sci fi series STAR Academy and STAR Academy Dark Secrets, as well as Sink and Destroy, a work of historical fiction about the epic Battle of the Atlantic during World War 2.Edward s writing has garnered him numerous awards and nominations including three Canadian Screen Awards, three Canadian Comedy Awards, and two Japan Prize Finalist designations for best educational writing.Prior to becoming an author and screenwriter, Edward spent six years as a freelance journalist, covering a diverse range of subjects including crime, science, literature, the arts, architecture and business.


    Commentaires:

    Meghan
    I love the characters in this book series, and was delighted to read this sequel to Star Academy. For kids who are enthusiastic about learning and dream of having friends who are intellectually charged, this book will be a thrill!

    Jennifer Rayment
    The Good Stuff Geeky adventure for the middle school reader good for boys or girls Strong and intelligent main characters Liked the development of Eugenia's characters Nice morals about forgiveness thrown in without being obvious which kids totally pick up on by the way -- they don't like to be preached too - trust me I'm a Mom Good fast paced story with a few twists that you don't see coming Kids save the day and are smarter than the adults -- which obviously kids love and believe to be true -- [...]

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