While sleeping on the roof of his father's hotel, thirteen-year-old Lucas Benes finds a baby alone and learns that the Good Company has restarted its profitable kidnapping business. Brainwashed (Crime Travelers #1) tracks the secret urban adventures of the New Resistance, a network of international teenage spies. Lucas leads a group of friends through the hotspots of Paris-from the catacombs to the Eiffel tower-in an all-out effort to sabotage a brainwashing ceremony that could potentially turn them all into "Good" kids.
What's more valuable than priceless? #1 New Release in Children's Europe Books - THE UNBELIEVABLE CONCLUSION TO THE CRIME TRAVELERS MYSTERY SERIES - ALSO AVAILABLE: BOOK 1 - BRAINWASHED, BOOK 2 - DIAMONDS ARE FOR NEVER - Age Level: 8 - 14 - US Grade Level: 2nd - 8th - NOW WITH ILLUSTRATIVE WORLD MAPS "If it's opposite day, it could already be opposite of opposite, which would be confusing." If you find this line puzzling then you might understand why the kids of the New Resistance are able to rattle the Good Company yet again in Priceless. Lucas Benes faces his greatest challenge yet when he finds a secret message from his mother hidden inside a sunken cargo container. In a near-death scuba diving experience, Lucas and the New Resistance kids learn that Good Company CEO Siba Gunerro-along with her newest and most beautiful Curukians-is planning a massive art heist. Lucas and friends scour the Spanish countryside looking for clues. But to unravel the mysteries of both the robbery and the cryptic message, Lucas must first discover the only thing that is worth more than priceless. This humorous and exciting middle grade series with short chapters is perfect for middle school reading lists, holiday gifts, and travel guides for children. Parents, teachers, and librarians will appreciate the action-adventure, the worldwide geography, and appropriate language for ages 9 - 14. If your children love excitement, don't miss this action-packed read! Collect all three!"
Lucas has spent an exciting time in Paris preventing dirty deeds by Siba Gunerro and the Good Company. Now he is now on a mission to learn more about his mother and speeds to Rome with his friends. They stow away on a cargo ship carrying diamonds that may hold the secret of his past and could destroy the evil Good Company.
Author: Emily Rodda
Publisher: Nakladatelství Fragment
Release Date: 2012
Pátý kámen Kouzelného pásu Deltory nebude vůbec snadné získat. V temných hlubinách Hory děsu, která se tyčí na samotných hranicích se Zemí stínů, jej hlídá strašlivý vládce. Mezi obyvateli Hory jsou spojenci, ale i zákeřní nepřátelé. Podaří se našim hrdinům překonat všechny nástrahy? Pátý díl napínavé edice Bájná země DELTORA.
Author: Lee Child
Publisher: Harlenic Hellas Publishing
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Reacher, Jack (Fictitious character)