Nikki Tesla and the ferret-proof death ray
|Format:||Print Book 2019|
|Availability:||Available at 15 Libraries 15 of 18 copies|
Ocean's 11 meets Spy School in this hilarious illustrated middle-grade series featuring the world's greatest minds. "Let the official record show that, I, Nikki Tesla, did not intend to destroy the world." There are only so many times a kid can invent an instrument of global destruction without getting grounded. So when Nikki's death ray accidentally blows up her bedroom (if you can call a pet ferret with an itchy trigger finger an accident), she's sent to the only place that can handle her. Genius Academy is a school for history's greatest brains. Leo da Vinci? Charlotte Darwin? Bert Einstein? All extraordinary. Yet even among her fellow prodigies, Nikki feels like an outsider thanks to a terrible secret she can't let anyone discover. Ever.But when her death ray is stolen, Nikki must stop worrying about fitting in and learn to play nice with her new classmates. Because it doesn't take a genius to track a thief around the world, outwit the authorities, and keep a French fry-fanatic ferret happy. It takes all of them.
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-- Juvenile fiction.
Genius -- Juvenile fiction.
Private schools -- Juvenile fiction.
Inventions -- Juvenile fiction.
Weapons -- Juvenile fiction.
Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction.
Secrecy -- Juvenile fiction.
Gifted children -- Fiction.
Genius -- Fiction.
Private schools -- Fiction.
Inventions -- Fiction.
Weapons -- Fiction.
Fathers and daughters -- Fiction.
Secrets -- Fiction.
Mystery and detective stories.
Detective and mystery fiction.
|Publisher|| New York :2019
274 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.