Popular Clone: The Clone Chronicles #1 (Google eBook)

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Egmont USA, Jan 24, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 320 pages
17 Reviews
"Castle’s debut, the first in a planned series, strikes just the right balance of humor and action and is sure to keep young readers turning the pages. Fisher’s struggles to fit in, to relate to girls and to uncover and preserve his true self feel genuine, making him a misfit and unlikely hero worth rooting for."—Kirkus Reviews

Meet Fisher Bas: a 12-year-old, growth-stunted, geeky science genius who is the son of Nobel Prize -winning parents. Despite his outsized IQ, Fisher is far from the most popular kid in his middle school—he’s actually tormented daily by the beefy, overgrown goons he calls the Vikings.

Holed up in his home lab over a long weekend, Fisher uses his mother’s revolutionary Advanced Growth Hormone to clone himself. Now Fisher Two can go to school each day while the real Fisher stays at home playing video games, eating Cheetos, and working on his latest inventions. It’s an ingenious plan that works brilliantly . . . until Fisher’s clone turns out to be more popular than him and then gets clone-napped by the evil scientist Dr. Xander. As his simple plan to literally avoid the toilet bowl of middle school collapses, Fisher’s life gets even more complicated, and he must set out on an epic adventure to rescue his genetic counterpart.
  

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Review: Popular Clone: The Clone Chronicles #1

User Review  - Ellie K - Goodreads

In this book, a super-genius, nerdy, and bullied kid named Fisher clones himself and sends his clone to school instead of himself, so he doesn't have to get picked on. Unexpectedly, though, his clone ... Read full review

Review: Popular Clone: The Clone Chronicles #1

User Review  - Sergio L. - Goodreads

The book tittle of the book I read was "Popular Clone". This book was written by ME Castle. The genre of the book is general fiction. The main character Fisher Bas is. Twelve year old boy.he is too ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

M.E. Castle is a writer and actor working in the glorious center of the universe, New York City. He graduated from Oberlin College in 2008 with a degree in Theatre and has written a number of short stories, only a handful of which have ever been seen by an audience wider than his closest friends. Popular Clone is M.E.’s first novel.

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