October 16, 2013

Killer Species

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killerspecies130Killer Species: Menace from the Deep by Michael P. Spradlin

As an aviary specialist, Emmet’s dad, Dr. Doyle, gets sent to do environmental work all around the country, so Emmet has no choice but to go along. Emmet is not happy to leave his beloved Montana for hot, humid, and mildew-scented Florida.

Once there, Dr. Geaux takes them to killerspecies1the Everglades lab, where she is the park superintendent, because they have found something unusual: an alligator with aviary qualities the likes of which would have been found in prehistoric times when dinosaurs roamed the earth. How did this animal get here and why?

It turns out that someone is dead set on restoring the Everglades to its natural state – going to the extreme of breeding snake-killing pterogators. But are the pterogators going to help the environment, or kill everything in it?

This story will leave you with your skin tingling from excitement. If you are an adventure-lover who enjoys a bit of science-fiction on the side, this book is for you! Read a sample chapter, and tell us how you like this book!

—Elysse, STACKS Writer

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  1. noodles of noodles

    I LOVE this book!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :)
    was that TOO many exclamation marks??

  2. lily

    michael p. spradlin is awsome writer i wish i could be a awsome writer like him but I’M only a awsome reader but still how you are you should be proud how you are i’f you wans made a mistake it’s all right every one makes mistakes

  3. caleb

    i’ve read menance from the deep and feeding frenzy and you got to read them there the best i seen and i got my school library to add them to the library!

  4. Dragonwolf268

    YOU GOT TO READ THIS BOOK, it is awesome, it has suspense, and it is not as scary as the cover, in fact I do not think it is scary at all! this is a great book for people who love suspense and action, like me!