About the book
It's February, and Stoob is glad that he's almost done with Class Five-giventhe not-so-great year he has been having, middle school can only be animprovement. But just before he can heave a final sigh of relief, there's anannouncement: the class test marks have all been cancelled, and gettingthrough to middle school depends on one giant exam!And that's how it starts, the whole nightmare that his future biographers will callStoob's Incredibly Dangerous Exam Adventure. His life is turned upside downwhen his parents don't want him to do anything other than study, his friendsIshani and Rehan suddenly go all pious and goody-goody-study-buddy, andbest friend Prithvi comes up with a Top Secret Plan to ace the exams withoutstudying. Add to that a crow and some monkeys out to get him, and Stoob isabout ready to have a nervous breakdown.From bestselling author Samit Basu, this is one adventure that anyone who hasever taken an exam won't want to miss.
Samit was born in Calcutta, educated in Calcutta and London, and currentlydivides his time between Delhi and Mumbai.
About the author
SAMIT BASU Is a writer of books, films and comics. His first novel, The Simoqin Prophecies (2003), was the first book in the bestselling Gameworld Trilogy and marked the beginning of Indian English fantasy writing; he has also written the international award-winning superhero novel Turbulence, and the recently published graphic novel Local Monsters. Forthcoming from Red Turtle are books in The Adventures of Stoob series, and the next book in The Morningstar Agency series.