How COVID is affecting the release of Spy School Revolution and the Spy School movie. Read my full review at Carstairs Considers. I want to know so much more, which means I (as well as my students) need book nine right now. loved it like the other spy school books! I was right. This is just the newest book so I would recommend that you go and read the first six books so that it makes sense, but even so I do highly recommend this book and I hope you enjoy it, too. This story is great, but I dont think it is my favorite of the series. Check. Due to #corona I think I might just reread the series before this one comes out for a little refresh... First of all, they had me snerking audibly by the end of the first page, which was good. The book kicks off with another classified mission for a classified team. Well, that was his plan until the CIA conference rooms are bombed. There is also plenty of humor mixed in, which kept us all laughing. Spy School Secret Service (2017). That information — along with more accurate release dates, will be forthcoming. You also get to see Ben's parents again, and it's nice to have them reunited. In the newest installment, team Erica-Ben have seemingly defeated their nemesis SPYDER and thwarted the double agents lurking in the CIA, but there is fallout from their success. Now that SPYDER is gone, one would think the excitement level would die down, but this book is yet another whirlwind of non-stop action, suspense, and dastardly plans that need foiling. How is Cyrus now? One thing that sets this series apart is the unpretentious but affecting way that Gibbs writes about love, and the confusion that underpins it. Moments later, the CIA building is bombed...by Erica?! When looking through video tapes of security and paper files of people that worked in the office, he If you want to see a kid in a CIA office, then you are in the right place. Bonus: Beautiful hardback spine? Mike then tells Ben where Murray Hill had been after Paris after Trixie left the room, unaware she was eavesdropping on them. I will definitely keep recommending this book out. Spy School Revolution was written by Stuart Gibbs, and is book eight in the Spy School series. Enjoy! I was not expecting everything that happened in this book thought, and I liked that. His writing is highly descriptive and his context-rich use of upper level vocabulary such as aghast, cacophony, dormancy, and reverberated (all in the same paragraph, no less) will expand readers’ word skills without them even being aware of it! They’re not as ready to trust in Erica as he is, and Ben is forced to rely on his own wits and skills more than ever before. No matter what, Gibbs always has us longing for the next book to arrive as soon as possible. A fun, action-packed and fascinating book. I love the fight against SPYDER, but it was nice to take on a new enemy. Your writing is amazing, thank you for publishing your books. I am 36 and I really like these books. With the help of Thomas Jefferson’s journal, Ben figures out the location of the files. Objectives: Find the devious double agent who has infiltrated the school. I forgot about that. When will it end? Instead of releasing two books next year, I am going to release three. Loved it! Lovable characters? Instead, I have spent that time at home, writing. Hey Mr. Gibbs, I just wanted to say that I love the Spy School series. Meanwhile, I laughed multiple times as I was reading the book. The exclusive edition of Spy School Revolution is available for preorder from Barnes & Noble! Soon, Ben, Mike and Erica's mother Catherine are sneaking into Mt. At first, I thought Erica was a mole working for SPYDER, but then, I realized that the Croatoan had forced her to launch the RPG at Ben. However, the conference room next door blows up after Erica Hale fires a RPG at it. This is a great book with lots of action as well and it kept me on the edge of my seat. Ben figures it out, meets her, and finds out that she has been forced by an evil society, the Croatoan, to attack the CIA. eARC provided by publisher via Edelweiss. Spy School Revolution was written by Stuart Gibbs, and is book eight in the Spy School series. Really. Thanks for the dARC, Edelweiss. I like the new villain, and I am excited to see where Stuart Gibbs goes Spy School Revolution is the most current book in a great series. I am still making sense of everything. I had so much fun reading this book. Basically, there's a lot happening here and is an intrepid and valiant conspiracy. Mystery? Mike walks into the room and both Trixie and Mike are attracted to each other. Content note: no profanity, violence is bloodless and entirely appropriate to defeating evil agents of doom, and while there is a hug and a significant face to face contact, there is nothing even approaching “sexual.” Thank you, Stuart Gibbs, for creating a book that is complex enough to interest even the grade 6-8 crowd, but free of anything that would keep it from the shelves of 4-5 grade students. Ben was currently speaking to his parents about the Witness Federal Protection Programme with Alexander Hale and two other agents, Nora Taco and Heather Durkee, because in SSBI Bens parents location and identity were Spy School Revolution is a very well thought out book- in a nutshell. One thing that sets this series apart is the unpretentious but affecting way that Gibbs writes about love, and the confusion that underpins it. Alexander flies them in via Orion’s helicopter which was given to him by Orion. I would like to thank Simon and Schuster Children’s Publishing for providing me with a digital copy of this book in exchange for my review. The setting occurs in Washington, D.C. in the present-day but centers around the Revolutionary War as well. Welcome to the Croatoan. Check. In the midst of tying up all the loose ends, a new nefarious group emerges and seems to be responsible for innumerable anti-USA acts of terrorism from dumping tea to presidential assassinations and even the disappearance of the entire colony of Roanoke. ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ The end note is a plea from Gibbs to disbelieve online conspiracy theories (good) and believe everything that the CIA tell you (what). The best book in the series! This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Trixie enters the room again and demands Ben and Mike tell Trixie the truth about her family. He crackes the code in the message and figures out Erica’s location, before he and Zoe, with the help of Mike and Cyrus, go and find Erica. Ha! But the characters all act like normal kids with normal kid problems. And this book, although it's already number eight, does not come close to disappointing. Where is Murray? This story is great, but I don’t think it is my favorite of the series. Resident Alien - Episode 1.01 - Pilot - Promo, Sneak Peek + Promotional Photos Posted by SpoilerTV at October 11, 2020 0 Comments Join These Young Spies for a new Mission in ‘Spy School Revolution’ Follow these spies in training as they take on another powerful evil organization. Superspy middle schooler Ben Ripley faces the Croatoana new evil organization thats so mysterious, the only proof it exists is from the American Revolutionin this latest addition to the New York Times bestselling Spy School series. And we have waited on pins and needles for the next book. Check. My personal favorite series is the Spy School series and I have to say that you got everything right. A little curious why there wasn't a sneak peek at what the next one will be about, (unless the ending IS the sneak peek?!). Ive read every single series except for The Last Musketeer, but Ill get to that soon. So don't trust any reviews from before... let's say August 2020. Brought me back to the good old days. Me: Y E S Other people: “how many stars would you rate this book?” Well, there's not much to say about this book. This new addition to the Spy School Series continues the action packed adventures of Ben, Erica, Mike, and friends. I don't think you can get a sneak peek any sooner be…more You can preview this book on October 6, 2020 through Google Books, Amazon, or some other website. Spy School Revolution is a very well thought out book- in a nutshell. Ben's parents have such a good sense of humor, the Hales are always intriguing (although we don't get quite as much of them in this book), and the kids at the school are always ready with a quip, knowledge of code, or some explosives. Ben meets Murray Hill when he is being escorted to a room above the Bowl-O-Rama, the local bowling alley to be taken hostage by Agent Durkee. Powered By theresistanceunited.com, We use cookies to give you the best online experience. Summary: Ben Ripley has finally bested SPYDER. I received an ARC of this title from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Check. Superspy middle schooler Ben Ripley faces the Croatoan—a new evil organization that’s so mysterious, the only proof it exists is from the American Revolution—in this latest addition to the New York Times bestselling Spy School series. Ben must use the skills he knows to find out where this was and how it happened. I do still love this series lol. His mission: prove Erica is not a double agent working against the US, locate the fabled colonial-era insurgent group that’s blackmailing her, figure out what their devious plot is, and thwart it. This was such a pleasurable read! Ben knows that Erica is too smart to do something like this and be caught, so he suspects she is being coerced and wants to be found out. I went back and read the previous books to get caught up, and just like that-I was hooked. Full review coming soon. I was chuckling the whole while at the ridiculous names, chipper personalities, and general incompetence of several CIA agents (or moles). Fans of the series will be thrilled to read it. August 17, 2020; Cover and plot reveal for Charlie Thorne and the Lost City The Spy With the Red Balloon by Katherine Locke . I don't think you can get a sneak peek any sooner before it's released unless you get an advanced copy. Ben is being recruited by Agent Nora Taco (Don't make fun of her name. When will it end? How will he know who to trust when he finds out Erica was behind the attempt on his life? Check. Spy School Revolution is a very well thought out book- in a nutshell. Eight books (and this is not the last) in a series is a bit of a strain on the system for a school library, but darn it, Gibbs' never fails to amuse me even as I am contemplating how on earth I'm going to wedge in yet another book to the "G"s without moving a ton of stuff. With his usual style, Gibbs creates a storyline that clearly couldn’t happen in real life but with such logic that readers may feel like shelving this one in with other realistic fiction. This is a fantastic series, and yet another great book by Stuart Gibbs. Is Ben right? Thank you very much! If you want to see a kid in a CIA office, then you are in the right place. Before all that, I studied capybaras, the world’s largest rodents. The CIA is convinced that Erica is a mole for the bad guys, but hardly anyone believes Ben’s claims. Oh right, I was gonna write a review on this. Ben Ripley, agent in training's parents finally learn the truth about the school he has been attending, and exactly the level of danger to which he has been exposed during secret CIA Spy School missions. The exclusive edition of Spy School Revolution is available for preorder from Barnes & Noble! To view it, click here. The interaction of the characters (including the adults) is so believable and the action keeps the reader riveted and wondering what is next! Well, that was his plan until the CIA conference rooms are bombed. If so, can he clear his friend? You also get to see This may be my favorite one so far! Why such a cliffhanger in the end? Here’s one side effect of the COVID-19 crisis: I have a lot more time to write. In other words, it's good. I read Spy School because I was pitching a kids’ story of my own, and you’re supposed to ‘understand the marketplace’. But there is little time to relax-someone is already trying to kill him. No matter what, Gibbs always has us longing for the next book to arrive as soon as possible. This book does take a sudden twist with the series up to now, and that...young readers...is a good thing. The evil group SPYDER has been defeated, and now, it's time for Ben to lay back and relax. You all think he's so dumb, but really, he's way above your level, that you really don't understand him. Spy School British Invasion by Stuart Gibbs of the Spy School series is once again a particularly entertaining and action-packed book. The series has turned a bit of a corner with this book, but longtime fans will not be disappointed When someone fires at the CIA building while Ben Ripley is in it, he assumes it was an attack on the CIA in general. However, because of some fighter jets, Catherine tells everyone that they are unable to proceed with the mission. So trust me: buy this, read this, and look forward to the next one! Is Ben right? The chemistry between Erica Hale and Ben still sizzles, but rarely comes to fruition. Careful: This isn't as easy as it sounds. The interaction of the characters (including the adults) is so believable and the action keeps the Stuart Gibbs continues the Spy School series with another great story with the spy kids. Guess I’ll find out later? 1 Operation Creeping Badger 2 Activated Agents 3 Synopsis 4 Overview Agent: Ben Ripley Mission: Survive the "science school" that is really a front for training junior CIA operatives. (Chip calls it "chromazoan" or "protazoan.") Gibbs is a master at slapstick comedy. I also write for TV and film. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with. If so, can he clear his friend? Filed Under: A&E, Featured Content Tagged With: animated, Entertainment Earth, Funko, Sneak Peek, TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES, TV show, Vinyl Soda Pops. 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