|Author:||Cynthia C DeFelice|
"Fort" by Cynthia DeFelice is a thrilling story about friendship, revenge, and standing up for yourself, even when you think you're outmatched. It's going to be one summer these boys will never forget. Eleven-year-old Wyatt and his friend Augie aren't looking for a fight. They're having the best summer of their lives hanging out in the fort they built in the woods, fishing and hunting, cooking over a campfire, and sleeping out. But when two older boys mess with the fort and with another kid who can't fight back the friends are forced to launch Operation Doom, with unexpected results for all concerned, in this novel about two funny and very real young heroes."
Cynthia DeFelice is the author of many bestselling books, including "The Ghost of Fossil Glen," "Signal," "The Missing Manatee," and "Weasel." Her books have been nominated for an Edgar Allan Poe Award and listed as American Library Association Notable Children's Books and Bank Street Best Children's Books of the Year, among numerous other honors. She lives in upstate New York.