Ned Banks has waited his entire life to watch a live shuttle launch. But as he waits for the countdown, he sees a strange image. Ghostlike blobs are swirling around him in the Astro Mall, and Ned knows they spell trouble. When Roop and Suzi arrive, the Time Surfers watch in awe as the space shuttle launches into a dark cloud and then vanishes. The blobs disappear in the chaos, and so does Ned's new friend, Julie Tate, whose father is trapped on board the shuttle. Can the Time Surfers find Dr. Tate and the space shuttle before it's too late? Tony Abbott is the author of numerous books for young readers, including the popular series The Secrets of Droon, and the novels Kringle and Fire girl.
TV cameras follow Spencer Babbitt and his wacky friends around their Hollywood school, creating havoc at every turn.
Lord Sparr has found a new weapon to use against the city of Droon. He's woken up giant that will now obey his every command! It's a good thing Eric, Julie and Neal are around to help top Lord Sparr. It's a giant job, but somebody's got to do it!
A powerful sorcerer. A mysterious island. The future of Droon lies in Sparr's hands.
Ned Banks is miserable. He's the new kid in school -- and he sticks out like a sore thumb. His life is going downhill fast. Until something happens. Ned's not sure how he did it -- but he beamed two kids from the year 2099 into his bedroom closet! Roop and Suzi are Time Surfers -- cool kids who travel through time. And they want Ned to join them! Of course Ned says yes. He's ready for excitement! Action! But he might get more than he bargained for.
Ned, Ernie, Roop, and Suzi are hot on Vorg's trail. But when they plunge after him into a time hole, their surfies spin out of control and they're forced to crash-land. They couldn't have picked a better place: a tropical island! There are sandy beaches, perfect waves, and blue skies as far as the eye can see. But the Time Surfers soon find out there's an enemy on this island as bad as Vorg: a gang of teenagers! They're bossy. They're mean. And they're dangerous. Can the Time Surfers save paradise?
Somebody has robbed the Lumpies' village! And it can't be Lord Sparr - because he has mysteriously disappeared. The rumor is that a terrible beast is behind the crime. So Eric, Julie and Neal set off with Khan and Princess Keeah to find the creature. Instead they find a big Surprise!
Frankie and Devin get sucked backed into time and land into the world of Bram Stoker's "Dracula" where they ham it up with the gruesome toothsome characters.
This is the 12th book in the series but no less in mystery or adventure. Eric and the others find the secret of Droon and the origin of the power of Keeah. They are looking for Demither the underwater queen who stole the red jewel from Lord Spar.
An action-packed, mythological chapter book series from Tony Abbott! There's something lurking under Owen's school. . . . Owen Brown is your average fourth grader. Or he was, until his best friend, Dana, disappeared. Right in front of his face. Through the floor of the school. Owen's average life has turned upside down. He's determined to find Dana -- before anyone realizes she's missing. Owen sets out on a mysterious, mythological rescue mission with his friends Jon and Sydney. But what none of them know is that Dana's disappearance is part of a much larger riddle. And they're at the center of it.
An action-packed, mythological chapter book series from Tony Abbott! The underworld is in our world now. . . . Owen, Jon, and Sydney managed to rescue Dana from the underworld. But if they don't fulfill their end of the bargain with Hades, she might be headed back -- forever. As if that wasn't bad enough, some very creepy, very one-eyed mythological beasts are on the loose. Cyclopes have taken over the power plant in Pinewood Bluffs! Owen and his friends have to stop them before they destroy the town. But what chance do four kids stand against an army of mythological monsters?
An action-packed mythology series from master storyteller Tony Abbott! The underworlds are rising -- and no one is safe. Loki is waging war, and Pinewood Bluffs is about to become his battlefield. Owen, Dana, Jon, and Sydney know they have to stop him. They'll do whatever it takes. But when they stow away in Loki's sledge and emerge in a new, mysterious underworld they know nothing about, things get complicated. The Babylonian underworld is dark as night and full of vicious monsters, including the dreaded Scorpion King. Will Owen and his friends ever make it back to Pinewood Bluffs?
The epic conclusion to the action-packed arc! It all comes down to this. Owen, Dana, Jon, and Sydney have to prevent Loki from finding the powerful Crystal Rune. That means they need to find it first, no matter what. But tracking down the rune is only the beginning. . . . Loki is taking his battle for power to the world of the Norse gods -- and he's bringing an army of Underworldly creatures with him, including a fierce ice dragon. The stakes are high: Dana's parents are missing, and Pinewood Bluffs is under attack. Loki is threatening to destroy our world - for good. Owen and his friends can't let that happen. But do they stand a chance of stopping him?
It is a story of a great voyage by the kids in search of their friend Max. Max was under an evil charm and was taken far away. The friends board the "Jaffa Wind" to save him.
Trapped! The Rainbow Stairs have disappeared, and Eric, Neal, and Julie are stranded in Droon with no way home. Even worse, Young Sparr and Gethwing have escaped to the Upper World! Eric and his friends have just 24 hours to restore the stairs -- but how? The answers are at the end of a long, enchanted caravan that leads the kids all through Droon's past and present. On the way, they learn that only the magical Five Wizards of Eshku can bring the Rainbow Stairs back. But can the kids find all five wizards in time? Or will they be trapped in Droon forever?
A paddle boat steamer is not exactly Frankie and Devin's chosen form of transportation. But when they find themselves in Jules Verne's "Around the World in Eighty Days", they figure they had better get used to it! Frankie and Devin join Phileas Fogg on his crazy adventure to beat an 80-day deadline to circle the globe. Rescuing a princess, fighting off savages, and engaging in duels are all in an 80 days' work. Oh, what a trip!
Frankie and Devin find themselves on the treasure hunt of a lifetime when the library zapper gates send them to "Treasure Island". They team up with young Jim Hawkins in a race for secretly stashed pirate gold. But they'll have to battle it out first against the infamous Long John Silver and his deadly buccaneers!
When Roop goes missing on a routine mission, Ned, Ernie, and Suzi know they've got a big problem. Kurtz is back and meaner than ever. He's evil. He's nasty. And he's fifteen! Deadly combination. But Ned is determined to save his friend. If only he can find Roop in time...
When Liz, Holly and Jeff go to Lake Lake for summer swimming fun, they don't expect to see the placid lake turn into turbulent waves -- and find Zombie Surf Commandos from Mars! With a clever plan and quick thinking, the kids from W. Reid Elementary School manage to battle the zombies and send them back into space. Their town is back to normal -- as normal as things ever are in the Weird Zone!
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