Nathan is just getting started with his training for secret organization BUM when greasy green globs of goop start oozing from every faucet in town. Gross! When BUM asks Nathan to investigate, he and his friends Abigail and Mookie follow the trail to the smelliest place they can imagine—deep in the heart of the sewers of East Craven. And what they encounter there may end Nathan’s career as a zombie spy before it has even begun….
When the pigeon shot into our classroom, most of the boys shouted, "Whoa!" About half the girls shouted, "Eewwww!"
Our teacher, Ms. Delambre, shouted, "My goodness!"
That's the sort of thing adults say when they're trying not to use bad words. My friend Mookie and I grinned at each other. His mom says my goodness a lot.
I didn't shout anything until the pigeon swooped down from the ceiling and landed on my left shoulder.
"Hey! Get off!"
I reached up to push it away, but I was afraid I might hurt it. I read somewhere that birds