Agent Angus

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Overview

The lie happened. But I've liked Ella for eons. Possibly as long as five months. In all that time, I never got up the nerve to talk to her.

When a stink bomb at school provides Angus with a chance to talk to Ella Eckles, he claims to share her interest in reading facial expressions. He tells her he plans to become a crime-solving mentalist. When Ella's treasured sketchbook is stolen, she asks Angus to find the thief. Angus knows he should confess that he's not a mentalist, but ...

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Agent Angus

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Overview

The lie happened. But I've liked Ella for eons. Possibly as long as five months. In all that time, I never got up the nerve to talk to her.

When a stink bomb at school provides Angus with a chance to talk to Ella Eckles, he claims to share her interest in reading facial expressions. He tells her he plans to become a crime-solving mentalist. When Ella's treasured sketchbook is stolen, she asks Angus to find the thief. Angus knows he should confess that he's not a mentalist, but the appeal of becoming Ella's hero is far too strong. Angus decides to teach himself the arts of the mentalist and almost goes mental himself.

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Editorial Reviews

CM Magazine
"With relatable emotions and well placed moments of humour, Denman slips readers easily into Angus's head. Best friend Shahid acts as an excellent foil and also creates spots of tension that give their relationship a realistically rocky trajectory...With plenty of wit and seamless movement...Agent Angus reads fluidly enough for any reluctant reader to sail through."
Booklist
"Fast and funny, with many surprising twists and turns, this short, clever mystery in the Orca Currents series will grab avid and reluctant readers with the contemporary drama of secrets, sleuthing, and romance...The tension will hook readers to the last page."
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781613834084
  • Publisher: Perfection Learning Corporation
  • Publication date: 3/26/2013
  • Series: Orca Currents Series
  • Pages: 121
  • Product dimensions: 4.30 (w) x 6.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

K.L. Denman was born in Calgary, Alberta, but moved to Delta, British Columbia when she was 11. She continued to live near Vancouver for many years while finishing school, attending college, and eventually getting married and starting a family. She always loved writing and when her teen children and their friends provided inspiration and re-kindled memories of this challenging passage, writing for teens became an irresistible venture. More information about Kim is available on her website at www.kldenman.com.

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The lie happened. But I've liked Ella for eons. Possilby as long as five months. In all that time, I never got up the nerve to talk to her.
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