Readers will have tons of fun creating the codes right along with the characters in this interactive series. Cody, Quinn, Luke, and M.E. love playing around with codes. In fact, they love codes so much they have their own club, with a secret hideout and passwords that change every day. On a class trip to the Cornell Mission, the Code Busters learn about Hippolyte de Bouchard, California's only known pirate. Now the Code Busters are on the trail of a new prize: pirate gold But with a fortune at stake, the codes are bound to be hard. Will the Code Busters be able to figure them out, or will this mystery prove to be too difficult to solve?
About the Author
Penny Warner's first book in the Code Busters Club series, "The Secret of the Skeleton Key," was nominated for the Agatha Award for Best Children's/Young Adult novel, and the follow-up, "The Haunted Lighthouse," won the award the next year. She has also won both the Agatha Award and Anthony Award for her novel "The Mystery of the Haunted Caves." Her books have received excellent reviews and have been printed in fourteen countries throughout the world.
Warner lives in Danville, California. You may visit her online at www.pennywarner.com, and brush up on your sleuthing skills at www.CodeBustersClub.com. The author lives in Danville, California.