Nick and Tesla's Robot Army Rampage (Hardcover)
A Mystery with Hoverbots, Bristle Bots, and Other Robots You Can Build Yourself
Quirk Books, 9781594746499, 221pp.
Publication Date: February 4, 2014
List Price: 12.95*
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Nick and Tesla return in an all-new, robot-filled adventure When a rash of robberies hits the town of Half Moon Bay, 11-year-old sleuths Nick and Tesla are determined to catch the criminals--but to do so, they'll have to build a host of new gadgets and gizmos In this robot-themed follow-up to Nick and Tesla's High-Voltage Danger Lab, the brother-and-sister duo build four different droids out of ordinary household objects--and illustrated instructions are included throughout the story, so you can build them, too Make bristlebots that buzz, hoverbots that float above the ground, battlebots that duke it out, and more Can Nick and Tesla catch the criminal mastermind--and foil his army of rampaging robots--before it's too late?
About the Author
"Science Bob" Pflugfelder is an elementary school teacher based in Newton, Massachusetts. He has made many television appearances on Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Dr. Oz Show, Live with Kelly & Michael, and other media outlets. These are his first books. Steve Hockensmith is the author of a New York Times best seller and an Edgar Award nominee. He lives in Alameda, California.