Nick and Tesla’s Solar-Powered Showdown

By “Science Bob” Pflugfelder and Steve Hockensmith

Brother and sister Nick and Tesla Holt have applied their science, math, and Googling skills to defeat spies and secret agents before. But now their parents, who had been working on some sort of top-secret solar power project, are missing, and no one but their crazy Uncle Newt seems willing to help. Nick and Tesla will have to use all of their combined brain power, and a lot of research, first to find their parents and free them from the diabolical forces who want to make a weapon with their solar power knowledge.

The latest exciting science adventure in the Nick and Tesla series, Nick and Tesla’s Solar Power Showdown combines a great story and hands-on science projects in one just-plain-awesome book that brings out the inner mad scientist in young and old readers alike. Written by the famous “Science Bob” Pflugfelder and award-winning author Steve Hockensmith, this book is sure to inspire a spirit of learning curiosity in young readers ages 8-12, and in those who are young at heart. Learn more about this book and the other books in the series at major and online retailers or at