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Auggie Learns Latin

It is back-to-school time for Auggie. He has been on vacation all summer. No secret agent stuff, no code-breaking, no time-travel; just a bit of rest and relaxation.

Now he is ready to learn something. Summer is almost over. The Ticonderogas are freshly-sharpened, a stack of fresh notebooks is already waiting by the door, and the new lunch box is ready to go. Unfortunately for Auggie, the first day of school is still more than a week away.

What a great week, then, for a review of The Absolutely Amazing Adventures of Agent Auggie Spinoza to appear on This Kid Reviews Books. For one thing, “This Kid” (A.K.A. Erik) is one sharp ten-year-old. He and Auggie would get along great. They would spend their days cracking codes and their evenings reading books. It would be fun.

For another thing, it was a great chance for Auggie to learn something. Erik, you see, inserted a clever latin phrase in his review. Check it out HERE and feel free to let Erik know what you think of the review.  He assigned the book five out of five bookworms, which made Auggie feel great.

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Hiding Out

I have been hiding out at an undisclosed location for most of the summer. Spy stuff. Very top secret. Every spy needs to hide out every so often. It’s the nature of the job, really.

However, I did get a chance to sit down for an interview with Alison at The Cheap Reader. What a great time we had! I’m a big fan of her blog. If you enjoy middle grade fiction, you should be, too.

Let me warn you: do not try to pry information about my secret location from Alison. She is every bit as clever and crafty as you are. She will not give in to pressure. I suspect she was raised by secret agents. Either that, or she is one. Either way, things will not end well for you if you attempt to find me through her. Seriously.

Best to just relax, sit back, and enjoy all the wonderful content she has on her blog. Trust me, it’s for your own good.

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