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Gadgets and Gears

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Gadgets and Gears

 
Welcome to the Amazing Automated Inn, home of twelve-year-old inventor Wally Kennewickett, his genius scientist parents and his dashing dog, Noodles. From the lightning harvester on the roof to the labs full of experiments in the dungeon, the inn is a wonderful place for a curious boy and his loyal dog to live.

Gadgets and Gears

Books in this series

by Kersten Hamilton and James Hamilton - Adventure, Children's, Fiction, Historical Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Historical Thriller, Juvenile Fiction

Welcome to the Amazing Automated Inn, home of 12-year-old inventor Wally Kennewickett, his genius scientist parents and his dashing dog, Noodles. The inn is a wonderful place for a curious boy and his loyal dog to live. That is, until President Theodore Roosevelt himself calls the elder Kennewicketts away, leaving Wally and Noodles to face the evil Mesmers, horrible hypnotists bent on controlling the minds of powerful people.

Written by Kersten Hamilton with illustrations by James Hamilton - Children's, Children's 7-10, Fiction

Someone is smuggling secrets out of the Kennewicketts' lab and sabotaging their experiments, putting everyone at the Amazing Automated Inn at risk. In pursuit of the villains, the family of scientific geniuses board their dirigible and take to the skies. Together with their robotic staff and the inventor Nikola Tesla, they must face murderous sky pirates, cross the Alps in a giant mechanical spider and defy the perilous pigeon Iron Claw and the malevolent magician Madini once more. 

by Kersten Hamilton and James Hamilton - Adventure, Children's 7-10, Fiction, Historical Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Historical Thriller, Youth Fiction

Wally and Noodles are back to the business of scientific innovation --- and fun. In London, they meet a young pickpocket named Dobbin who works for a mysterious criminal called the Tick-Tock Man. Soon they are racing through secret tunnels in a bid to help Dobbin’s little sister. Can the brave boy-scientist and his loyal sidekick find the one person who can save her before it’s too late? History and technology collide in this humorous series brimming with mad science.