Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer
published in 2011

Details

Appropriate age:
Older Kid (age 8-11)
Reading level:
Grade 5
Genres: Adventure, Fiction, Mystery
Subject: Espionage

Description

In the small city of Strattenburg, there are many lawyers, and though he's only thirteen years old, Theo Boone thinks he's one of them. Theo knows every judge, policeman, court clerkNand a lot about the law. He dreams of a life in the courtroom. But he finds himself in court much sooner than expected. Because he knows so muchNmaybe too muchNhe is suddenly dragged into the middle of a sensational murder trial. A cold-blooded killer is about to go free, and only Theo knows the truth. The stakes are high, but Theo won't stop until justice is served.