Secret Agent Jack Stalwart: Book 1: The Escape of the Deadly Dinosaur: USA: Book 1: the Escape of the Deadly Dinosaur: USA

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Weinstein Books, Jul 31, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 128 pages
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In The Escape of the Deadly Dinosaur, Jack zooms to the city that never sleeps to try to solve the mystery of the missing Allosaurus toe. Starting at the Natural History Museum, Jack's detection takes him to a competitive grade-schooler determined to win the science fair with his experiment crossing his own dog with the DNA from the bone of a dangerous, carnivorous dinosaur. Soon the gargantuan creature is terrorizing New Yorkers and Jack must stop him before he devours the animals in the Central Park zoo!

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User Review  - amydelpo - LibraryThing

A great book for kids who have outgrown the Magic Treehouse books and want a little adventure in their lives. Jack is smart, earnest, brave -- and has cool gadgets! What could be better? Read full review

Interesting book

User Review  - Sarah0507 - Tesco

8 year old boys seem to love this series. Read full review

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Book 1
The Big Apple
The Big
The Security Meeting
The Hook
The Halts of Science
The Experiment
The Escape
The Dreamy World of Biscuits
The Flyhaard
The Hero
The Dilemma
The Transformation
The Apology
The Last Look

The Hope
The First Encounter

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About the author (2012)

Elizabeth Singer Hunt is the author of the wildly popular Secret Agent Jack Stalwart series for younger readers. The series has been named a 'must read' for boys by the British Education Secretary and was selected for inclusion in the Richard and Judy Children's Book Club (UK; 2007). Recently, it was serialized by the BBC Radio 4's Big Toe Books program.

The author lives with her family in northern California. For more information about Elizabeth and the Jack Stalwart series, visit

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