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The dark deeps [electronic resource] : The Hunchback Assignments Series, Book 2. Arthur Slade.

Slade, Arthur. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780375897405 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2010.

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Summary, etc.: A fantastic Steampunk adventure in the deepsTransforming his appearance and stealing secret documents from the French is all in a day's work for fourteen-year-old Modo, a British secret agent. But his latest mission--to uncover the underwater mystery of something called the Ictíneo--seems impossible. There are rumors of a sea monster and a fish as big as a ship. French spies are after it, and Mr. Socrates, Modo's master, wants to find it first. Modo and his fellow secret agent, Octavia, begin their mission in New York City, then take a steamship across the North Atlantic. During the voyage, Modo uncovers an astounding secret.The Dark Deeps, the second book in Arthur Slade's Hunchback Assignments series, is set in a fascinating Steampunk Victorian world. Modo's underwater adventures and his encounters with the young French spy Colette Brunet, the fearless Captain Monturiol, and the dreaded Clockwork Guild guarantee a gripping read filled with...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 2 - Text Difficulty 3
MG+/Upper middle grades (6th-12th)
640 Lexile.
4.6 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Wendy Lamb Books, 2010. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2282 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Science Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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