‘Charlie Thorne and the Last Equation’ Exclusive Cover Reveal
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers has announced Charlie Thorne and the Last Equation, the first book in a new middle-grade series by bestselling author Stuart Gibbs which will debut in September of 2019.
This new series, which features a strong and independent twelve-year-old genius as its’ heroine, should delight readers.
Is there a parent that can’t get behind the fun of a young lady whose code-breaking skills are needed by the CIA?
Stuart Gibbs’ Background:
Stuart Gibbs is the New York Times bestselling author of the FunJungle, Moon Base, Spy School, and Last Musketeer series. He’s sold over 2 million books, in all formats and has written the screenplays for movies like See Spot Run and Repli-Kate, worked on a whole bunch of animated films, and developed TV shows for Nickelodeon, Disney Channel, ABC, and Fox. You can learn more about what he’s up to at StuartGibbs.com
Da Vinci Code For Middle Grades
For this new adventure, which Gibbs calls The Da Vinci Code for middle graders, he said, in a press release:
“Most kids think of geniuses as social misfits, when in reality, they tend to be these dynamic, adventurous, socially adept—and often very funny—people. So, I wanted a lead character who exemplified that…I think fans of my previous books will like Charlie a lot and enjoy following along on her adventures.”