Con Academy (Paperback)
HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780544813557, 240pp.
Publication Date: October 25, 2016
In this twisty tale of scams, secrets, lies and deception, it hard to figure out who's conning who!
About the Author
JOE SCHREIBER is the New York Times bestselling author of adult novels Death Troopers, Chasing the Dead, and Eat the Dark. His other novels for young people include, the critically acclaimed Au Revoir, Crazy European Chick, Perry's Killer Playlist, and Lenny Cyrus, School Virus. He lives in Pennsylvania with his wife and children.
Praise For Con Academy…
"Quick and entertaining, this comic romp fulfills its promising setup."
"This novel successfully mirrors such films as Ocean’s Eleven as well as Mission Impossible and makes the text accessible to a younger audience...humorous and intriguing."
—School Library Journal
"Schreiber's plot is pure fun, deliciously convoluted and full of surprises."
—Horn Book Magazine
"A fast-paced, humor-laced, action packed romp with great appeal for fans of mysteries, heists, underdogs, and Robin Hood-style justice."