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Stuart Gibbs


Stuart Gibbs

Stuart Gibbs is the author of BELLY UP, SPY SCHOOL, and SPY CAMP and has also written several screenplays, including "American Summer" and "Parental Guidance". He lives in Los Angeles.

Stuart Gibbs

Books by Stuart Gibbs

by Stuart Gibbs - Children's, Children's 8-12, Fiction, Science Fiction
Moon Base Alpha was supposed to be an exciting place to live, but Dash didn’t expect for it to be this exciting. After solving a murder and rescuing the moon base commander, he just wants to have a calm, quiet thirteenth birthday. But of course multi-billionaire and total pain Lars Sjoburg ruins it --- by being poisoned. Now there’s a murderer loose on Moon Base Alpha again. And Dash is charged with finding out who it could have been. Everyone has a motive, and time is running out.
by Stuart Gibbs - Adventure, Animals , Children's 8-12, Humor, Mystery

For once, operations at FunJungle appear to be running smoothly and Teddy Fitzroy is finally able to give detective work a rest. But then a local lion is accused of killing a famous dog --- and the dog's owner, an inflammatory radio host, goes on a crusade to have the cat declared a nuisance so it can be hunted. However, there's evidence that the lion might have been framed for murder and now a renegade animal activist wants teddy and his girlfriend Summer to help prove it. 

by Stuart Gibbs - Adventure, Children's 8-12, Fiction, Humor, Mystery
Ben Ripley has had a lot of field success despite only just beginning his second year at Spy School, something even graduates rarely experience. But he’d never have survived without the help from experienced agents and his friends. Now he’s been called in on a solo mission --- and the fate of the United States of America is on his shoulders alone. The Mission: Prevent a presidential assassination by infiltrating the White House, and locating the enemy operative. But when the president’s son is as helpful as a hamster, and a trained SPYDER agent would never appear to be up to something, Ben may be in over his head this time.
by Stuart Gibbs - Children's, Children's 8-12, Fiction, Mystery, Suspense, Youth Fiction

Thirteen-year-old Ben Ripley has been caught in the snares of SPYDER more than once and knows well enough to be suspicious of anything that seems too good to be true --- despite needing special tutoring in advanced survival techniques. So when Murray Hill finally breaks his silence with an offer to hand over the SPYDER elite, Ben knows that there must be something going on. But his hesitation doesn’t stop the assignment.

by Stuart Gibbs - Family, Fantasy, Fiction
On a family trip to Paris, Greg Rich's parents disappear. They're not just missing from the city --- they're missing from the century. So, Greg does what any other fourteen-year-old would do: He travels through time to rescue them. Greg soon finds out that his family history is tied to the legendary Three Musketeers. But when he meets them, they're his age, and they'll only live long enough to become true heroes if he can save them. To rescue his parents, Greg must assume the identity of a young Musketeer in training and unite Athos, Porthos and Aramis --- but a powerful enemy is doing everything possible to stop him.
by Stuart Gibbs - Adventure, Animals , Children's 8-12, Fiction, Humor, Mystery

FunJungle is frenzied, awaiting the arrival of its most thrilling animal yet --- Li Ping --- a rare and very expensive giant panda that the zoo went to enormous lengths to secure. But when the truck transporting Li Ping shows up, its precious cargo has vanished into thin air. The FBI steps in to investigate, and Teddy is happy to leave the job in their (supposedly) capable hands. After all, FunJungle has never encountered a crime this serious!

by Stuart Gibbs - Adventure, Children's 8-12, Fiction, Mystery

Thirteen-year-old Ben Ripley is not exactly the best student spy school has ever seen--he keeps flunking Advanced Self Preservation. But outside of class, Ben is pretty great at staying alive. His enemies have kidnapped him, shot at him, locked him in a room with a ticking time bomb, and even tried to blow him up with missiles. And he's survived every time.

by Stuart Gibbs - Adventure, Fiction, Mystery

When someone takes aim at Rhonda Rhino, FunJungle’s pregnant (and endangered) Asian greater one-horned rhinoceros, the zoo steps up security measures in order to protect this rare animal and her baby.But the extra security isn’t enough --- someone is still getting too close for comfort. Teddy and company start to suspect that whoever is after Rhonda is really after her horn, which is worth a lot of money on the black market. For the first time ever, the head of the zoo enlists Teddy for help --- for once, he doesn’t have to sneak around in order to investigate --- and the results are even more wacky, and even more dangerous, than ever before.

by Stuart Gibbs - Children's, Fiction
School troublemaker Vance Jessup bullies Teddy into his scheme for a cruel prank at FunJungle, a state-of-the-art zoo and theme park, but the plan goes awry. Teddy sneaks into the koala exhibit to hide. But when the koala goes missing, Teddy is the only person on the exhibit cameras. Teddy didn’t commit the crime --- but if he can’t find the real culprit, he’ll be sent to juvie as a convicted koala-napper.
by Stuart Gibbs - Youth Fiction

Ben Ripley is a middle-schooler whose school is not exactly average --- he’s spent the last year training to be a spy. So now that summer’s finally here, Ben’s ready to relax. Except a spy-in-training’s work is never done, and the threats from SPYDER, an enemy spy organization, are as unavoidable as the summer heat. Will Ben be able to keep his cover --- and his cool?

by Stuart Gibbs - Animals , Children's 8-12, Friendship

Twelve-year-old Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt Fitzroy has murder on his hands and trouble on his tail. He believes that Henry, the hippopotamus at the brand-new FunJungle, has been murdered. The zoo’s top brass claim the hippo went belly up the natural way, but Teddy and his feisty friend Summer McCraken have other ideas.