While surfing the Internet, science buffs Matt, Rosa, A.J., and Wei Ling learn of a vandalized cave in Missouri that needs cleaning up. When they decide to help, along with their trusty Dog Newton, the adventure begins--with lots of danger, thrills, and batty science learning along the way. Fully illustrated.
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Join the Black Hole Gang on a batty science adventure! Matt Miller is just an ordinary kid... ordinary, that is, except that his parents are both brilliant university professors, his mom skateboards to work and he's a member of The Black Hole Gang. Who are they? They're kids who love in-line skating, chess, cracking jokes, chatting with other kids on the 'net... and hanging out in an awesome clubhouse packed with beakers, terraniums, plant and insect specimens, rock collections, and a telescope named Boris! An urgent e-mail alerts the Gang-Matt, Rosa, A. J., and Wei Ling (and Newton, Matt's distinctly above-average mutt)-about a vandalized bat cave in Missouri that needs cleaning up and protection. Soon, the Gang's on their way to a deep, dark caving adventure, packed with cool cave creatures, spectacular stalagmites... even a "cave ghost." With so much fun and mystery underground, you'd be "bats" not to come along! ABOUT THE AUTHORS: Stephen Kramer is a naturalist, scientist, fourth grade teacher, and a well-known author of children's books. He lives in Vancouver, Washington. Richard Torrey's illustrations and cartoons have appeared in newspapers and magazines around the world. He is also the creator of a large line of greeting cards. He lives in Long Island, NY with his wife and family.About the Author:
Stephen Kramer is a naturalist, teacher, and author of children's science books. He lives with his wife and two sons in Vancouver, Wa.
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Book Description Mcgraw-Hill, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 70369208
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-003-80-4803004
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0070369208