By Robin Benway
Being a 16-year-old safecracker and active-duty daughter of overseas spies has its moments, solid and undesirable. execs: Seeing the realm one crime-solving experience at a time. Having mom and dad with large cool jobs. Cons: by no means staying in a single position lengthy adequate to have acquaintances or a boyfriend. yet for Maggie Silver, the largest perk of all has been heading off highschool and the accompanying cliques, undesirable lunches, and frustratingly easy locker combos. Then Maggie and her mom and dad are despatched to big apple for her first solo project, and all of that alterations. She'll have to attend a personal tuition, steer clear of the temptation to hack the school's safeguard procedure, and befriend one aggravatingly lovely Jesse Oliver to achieve the basic details she must crack the case . . . all whereas attempting to not blow her hide.
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Also Known As (AKA, Book 1) by Robin Benway