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Max Booth Future Sleuth Book 5

Chip Blip

(6 customer reviews)
Authors: Cameron Macintosh Illustrator: Dave Atze
13/Jul/2020
Children, Sci Fi, Adventure, Mystery
130
Paperback
153mm x 213mm
9781922265685
$12.99

It’s 2424. Super Sleuth Max Booth is uncovering the secrets of mysterious 20th Century gadgets. His faithful, but slightly neurotic robodog Oscar is also on the case! In book 5 Chip Blip the duo are baffled by the discovery of a tiny device. Using their future-sleuthy skills, they discover what it is, and unleash the truth of a long-lost treasure. But there are sinister characters and challenges along the way. Join the adventure in this fabulous series full of mystery, surprises and suspense.

“This series offers something fresh and fun.”

PRAISE FOR THE SERIES

A fun and fast-moving series packed with action … something fresh and fun. (Kids Book Review) ‘… mind-bending, time-warping fun adventure …– Boomerang Books

With underlying themes of the importance of education, social class prejudice and having a place to belong, Stamp Safari is nevertheless a light-hearted, creative, witty and entertaining story with plenty of scope for discussion and learning potential. Tech-heads, adventure- and detective-lovers and Sci-Fi fans will certainly give this book their stamp of approval. – Romi Sharp

A fun and futuristic junior fiction series kids will love.” – Just Write for Kids

‘Futuristic, humorous, fun-filled chapter books, suitable for readers 7 +’ – Buzz Words

Cameron Macintosh

Cameron Macintosh

Cameron Macintosh was born in Melbourne and has lived there ever since, apart from overseas backpacking jaunts whenever he’s been able to fund them. He studied Psychology and Italian at Melbourne University, and Professional Writing at RMIT. Since then, he has written more than 80 books for primary and early secondary students. He has also […]

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Dave Atze

Dave Atze

This is the story of an ordinary boy… when he was a kid everyone thought he was quite odd. Always drawing quirky things and talking in funny voices while he drew. Until one day he stumbled across a weird looking pencil stuck in a sharpener. On the sharpener it read: whomever pulleth this pencil from […]

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6 reviews for Max Booth Future Sleuth Book 5

  1. The latest title in the Max Booth Future Sleuth series, Chip Blip, takes readers on a crazy, surprise-filled adventure. Max Booth and his robot dog Oscar are engaging characters and even reluctant readers will want to travel with them. On another level, the book could easily generate discussion about time, history and social inequity. It also contains the word ‘zingerboo’ and that’s probably all that needs to be said about how fun it is!

  2. Kids will love the latest release in the Max Booth Future Sleuth series. Max is back – this time investigating a 400-year-old dog ID chip that leads our hero on a rollicking and frequently hilarious adventure. Chip Blip is a past-faced read that gently encourages kids to think about the changing role of technology, and about how these changes might impact on future generations. Highly recommended for kids in the middle-primary years.

  3. An adventure tale of intergalactic proportions! Max Booth Future Sleuth, Chip Blip, cleverly explores what can happen when microchips are no longer needed. With adventure and a little bit of mayhem, Cameron Macintosh has created a delightful story for children, which captures imagination and intrigue. This book is engaging, easy to read and lots of fun, a real page-turner for children.

  4. It was a good book to read, my favourite bit was when he dressed his dog up to look like a real dog and it backfired and they took him to a zoo. I stayed up past my bed time and read this book with a torch to finish it.

  5. I liked the futuristic vibe, I wish I could live in 2424 – send me a one-way to the Skyburbs!

  6. Where does he get all his ideas from? I want to go there.

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