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!
About the Author
Gordon Korman is the #1 bestselling author of three books in The 39 Clues series as well as eight books in his Swindle series: Swindle, Zoobreak, Framed, Showoff, Hideout, Jackpot, Unleashed, and Jingle. His other books include This Can't Be Happening at Macdonald Hall! (published when he was fourteen); The Toilet Paper Tigers; Radio Fifth Grade; Slacker; Restart; the trilogies Island, Everest, Dive, Kidnapped, and Titanic; and the series The Hypnotists and On the Run. He lives in New York with his family and can be found on the web at gordonkorman.com.
Praise for The Hypnotists:
"Fast-paced... an entertaining mix of intense action and goofy fun." -- Publishers
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 Swindle:
"Scary, funny, and hysterical adventures!" -- Chicago Tribune
"Pure fun from top to bottom." -- School Library Journal
Praise for Schooled:
* "This rewarding novel features an engaging main character and some memorable
moments of comedy, tenderness, and reflection." -- Booklist, starred review