A treasury of quick and funny stories about detention demonstrates how a dreaded school disciplinary session can be rendered fun with the assistance of an irreverent Greek god, antimatter ooze, bioengineered rats and more.


Evil Spy School by Stuart Gibbs

After getting expelled from spy school for accidentally shooting a live mortar into the principal's office, thirteen-year-old Ben finds himself recruited by evil crime organization SPYDER.

Mother-Daughter Book Camp by Heather Vogel Frederick

Emma, Jess, Megan, Becca, and Cassidy go to Camp Lovejoy in New Hampshire to serve as counselors and when some of the young campers are stricken with homesickness, the friends decide to start a summer campbook club.