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Awards

  • Commended, Best Books for Kids and Teens, Canadian Children's Book Centre, 2018

Whatshisface Canadian Title

By Gordon Korman   

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9781338200164 Hardcover
240 Pages | 5.72" x 8.52" | Ages 8 to 12

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9781338200171 Ebook
240 Pages | Ages 8 to 12

Cooper Vega doesn't have a ghost of a chance of being popular... or does he? 

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!

Raves & reviews:

Praise for Swindle:

"Scary, funny, and hysterical adventures!" -- Chicago Tribune

"Pure fun from top to bottom." -- School Library Journal



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 The Hypnotists:

"Fast-paced... an entertaining mix of intense action and goofy fun." -- Publishers

Weekly




Praise for Schooled:

* "This rewarding novel features an engaging main character and some memorable

moments of comedy, tenderness, and reflection." -- Booklist, starred review