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Archvillain #01

Archvillain #01

Series: Archvillain (Book #1)
by Barry Lyga

Kyle Camden knows exactly where he was the night Mighty Mike arrived: sneaking around the fallow field behind Bouring Middle School (motto: “The U Makes It Exciting!”), running the electrical cabling that would allow him to dump the contents of the old water tower on the visiting football team during the next day's game.

Which is why he couldn't tell anyone where he was. Or what he saw.

Those lights everyone witnessed in the sky weren't tiny meteors burning up in the atmosphere. They were some kind of strange supercooled plasma that bathed the entire field, including Kyle, in alien energies, energies that boosted Kyle's intellect and gave him superpowers.

Unfortunately, the energies also brought Mighty Mike to earth.

Kyle is the only one who knows that Mighty Mike is a space alien. Everyone else thinks that Mike is just some kid who stumbled into the field, got beefed up on meteor juice, lost his memory, and decided to start rescuing kittens from trees. But Kyle knows the truth. And he'll do anything in his power to stop Mighty Mike, even if it means being an archvillain!
Ages
8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 7
Lexile Measure
740L
Guided Reading
U
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Book Type
Chapter Book
Number of Pages
192
Genre
Adventure, Science Fiction

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