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Monday’s First Sentence ~ Treasure of the Golden Skull

Monday’s First Sentence ~ Treasure of the Golden Skull


Mildew and Sponge were just walking past the Headmaster’s office on the way back from their twice-weekly jog up the side of Pig’s Pike with their appallingly energetic new sports teacher, Mr Lithely, when they heard a terrible crash and saw a cloud of dust emerge from under the door.

Review for Ben Braver and the Incredible Exploding Kid

Review for Ben Braver and the Incredible Exploding Kid

Ben Braver is back for his second year in the Kepler Academy, and he is still without powers. 🙁

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First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros ~ Ben Braver and the Incredible Exploding Kid

First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros ~ Ben Braver and the Incredible Exploding Kid


Sixty miles per hour.
The top speed of a Vespa scooter.
I’m not a doctor, but I don’t think sixty miles an hour is fast enough to outrun an exploding atom bomb.

Teaser Thursday ~ After The Lights Go Out

Teaser Thursday ~ After The Lights Go Out


I let Random.org pick a % and it went for 19%!

There’s no gradual transition from town or country here. No scattered houses or fields or orchards. As soon as we pass the petrol station, we’re in the desert, with nothing but four hundred kilometres of scrub between us and Hansbach.
I gently ease my foot down on the accelerator. The Holden’s engine growls and the ute surges forward. It feels a little bit like driving off a cliff -I have no idea what we’ll find at the bottom, and if we get stuck there’ll be no one to come and rescue us.

First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros ~ The Super Life of Ben Braver

First Chapter First Paragraph Tuesday Intros ~ The Super Life of Ben Braver


Dear Diary,
Today I died.
Sincerely,
Ben.

If I kept a diary, that would’ve been my entry for the day. Super dark right? It’s kinda hard not to be when you’re standing on a burning building, staring into the gigantic eyeballs of a Godzilla-size, evil version of yourself that wants to squash you like a bug.
Not my best day ever.