William Wenton

“Part Alex Rider, part The Da Vinci Code for kids, and part Artemis Fowl” (School Library Journal on William Wenton and the Impossible Puzzle), this award-winning series tells the tale of a puzzle-solving genius who is forced to use his skills to face a danger that has been lurking in the background for years.

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William Wenton and the Secret Portal

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William Wenton is a code-breaking genius, but now he faces a new threat—one that’s lurking inside him—in the second book in the William Wenton series that School Library Journal calls “part Alex Rider, part Da Vinci Code for kids, and part Artemis Fowl.”

After William begins to suffer from mysterious fits that leave him unable to control his body—let alone crack codes—he begins to worry that the metal inside him is acting up. There’s only one place he can go for answers: the Institute for Post-Human Research.

But nothing at the Institute is the same. His room is more like a cell, and outside the window, huge searchlights sweep the skies and robot vehicles roam the grounds. William’s old teachers won’t tell him what’s going on although it’s obvious that everyone is frightened of something—or someone.

When his friend Iscia finally arrives, William thinks he may have found an ally, but she’s hiding things as well. As more secrets are...
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Bobbie Peers
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Bobbie Peers

Bobbie Peers graduated from the London International Film School in 1999, and has since worked as a director, writer, and illustrator. His first short film, Sniffer, received the Palme d’Or for Best Short Film in Cannes 2006. In 2014, he made his feature film debut with The Disappearing Illusionist. He is the author of the William Wenton series.

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