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Meet Jeff Stone, author of Phoenix

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George Stanley is the author of the Adam Sharp series. Stanley, a professor at Cameron University, teaches writing and foreign languages, including Albanian, Zulu, and Xhosa. The author lives in Lawton, OK.

Since 1989, Jared Lee has been entertaining kids with his hysterical illustrations for the Black Lagoon series, which includes The Principal from the Black Lagoon, The School Nurse from the Black Lagoon, and of course the book that started it all, The Teacher from the Black Lagoon. He lives in Lebanon, OH.


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The Battle of the Bakers
Written by George Edward Stanley
Illustrated by Linda Graves
eBook

Katie Lynn and her best friend, Tina, are all set to win the town's baking contest. That is, until Jonathan Wilbarger enters and the sugar-coated bake-off turns into a sizzling battle. Can the Katie Lynn Cookie Company stand the heat and out-cook the competition? Or will its recipe for success turn... Read More
 





Adam Sharp #6: Code Word Kangaroo
Written by George Edward Stanley
Illustrated by Guy Francis
eBook

Gadgets, girls, and bad guys—Adam Sharp has everything the big boys have and more!
Fifty-seven channels, and there’s nothing on—literally! When the world’s television satellites are blocked by just one station, the Happy Channel, superspy Adam Sharp, travels to the Australian Outback to investigate. But will the help of IM-8 agent Alice... Read More
 





Frogs' Legs for Dinner?
Written by George Edward Stanley
Illustrated by Linda Graves
eBook

The Katie Lynn Cookie Company is up and running! With the help of her grandmother and her best friend, Tina, Katie Lynn thinks she has everything under total control. But suddenly, the kitchen is feeling a bit overheated, thanks mostly to her mother's awful new hobby--French cooking. Now everyone's in the... Read More
 





Ghost Horse
Written by George Edward Stanley
Illustrated by Ann Barrow
eBook

Emily Clark has just moved. She doesn’t like her new house, and she
doesn’t like her new town. But one night she wakes up to find a horse in her
backyard—a ghost horse! Where did he come from? And why is he haunting
Emily’s backyard? Only by solving the mystery can Emily set the... Read More
 





Adam Sharp #2: London Calling
Written by George Edward Stanley
Illustrated by Guy Francis
eBook

Big Ben has been stolen! Only IM—8’s top agent Adam Sharp can crack this case. But when Adam gets to London he finds cowgirls square-dancing in Buckingham Palace and cowboys having a hoedown at the Houses of Parliament. Has England gone hog-wild? Read More
 





Adam Sharp #5: Moose Master
Written by George Edward Stanley
Illustrated by Guy Francis
eBook

Timber! It’s off with the tuxedo and on with a red jacket when Adam Sharp goes undercover as a Mountie in Canada’s north woods. Ecanem, a mysterious logging company, is hogging Canada’s lumber business, so the Mounties call on superspy Adam Sharp to get to the bottom of things. Will this... Read More
 





Adam Sharp #4: Operation Spy School
Written by George Edward Stanley
Illustrated by Guy Francis
eBook

It’s reading, writing, and reconnaissance for Adam Sharp and the other IM-8 agents when they go back to spy school. But even the hallowed halls of learning aren’t safe from evil. Someone is leaking IM-8 secrets! Could there be a spy at spy school? Only Adam Sharp can find out! Read More
 





The Secret Ingredient
Written by George Edward Stanley
Illustrated by Linda Graves
eBook

At first Katie Lynn is excited when people start buying the walnut chocolate chunk oatmeal cookies she is baking with her grandmother's secret recipe, but then things get terribly complicated. Read More
 





Snake Camp
Written by George Edward Stanley
eBook

Stevie Marsh is off for the summer to learn about computers at Camp Viper. He’s not happy about being in the woods with all the bugs and poison ivy and—yuck!—snakes. But how bad can computer camp be? Then Stevie finds out Camp Viper isn’t a computer camp at all. The vipers... Read More
 





Adam Sharp #1: The Spy Who Barked
Written by George Edward Stanley
eBook

Eight-year-old spy Adam Sharp pursues the very short Ambassador of Barkastan, who has stolen a top secret computer program, DOGBARK, that will let him understand the language of dogs. Read More
 





Adam Sharp #3: Swimming with Sharks
Written by George Edward Stanley
Illustrated by Guy Francis
eBook

Something is sinking the world’s ships! Eight-year-old super spy Adam Sharp dives right in to figure out what’s going on. But he never expected to see huge robot sharks biting holes in the bottom of the ships. And he certainly never expected to see the words “MADE IN BERMUDA” on the... Read More
 





Wedding Cookies
Written by George Edward Stanley
Illustrated by Linda Graves
eBook

Katie Lynn is thrilled to be a flower girl in Grandma’s wedding. But what she doesn’t count on is a houseful of hungry relatives and a forgetful florist who leaves the bride without a bouquet! Can Katie Lynn whip up some solutions to save Grandma’s wedding? Of course she can–it just... Read More
 





Wild Horses
Written by George Edward Stanley
Illustrated by Michael Langham Rowe
eBook

Long ago, all horse were wild. In time, people taught them to wear a saddle and a bit. But some horses were not tamed. And today, all over the world, wild horses still run free.


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