The Electro-Finger (Frank Einstein #2)
In this second book in the series, Frank Einstein (kid-genius scientist and inventor) and his best friend, Watson, along with Klink (a self-assembled artificial-intelligence entity) and Klank (a mostly self-assembled artificial almost intelligence entity), once again find themselves in competition with T. Edison, their classmate and archrival--this time in the quest to unlock the power behind the science of energy.
Jon Scieszka is one of the most important, iconic, and well-loved voices in children's literature. From his classic picture books (The True Story of the Three Little Pigs! and The Stinky Cheese Man) and chapter books (the Time Warp Trio series) that have sold millions of copies to his literacy initiatives such as Guys Read and his tenure as the first National Ambassador of Young People's Literature, Jon Scieszka has cemented his reputation as one of the most trusted and respected authorities on what middle-grade boys read. Brian Biggs has illustrated books by Garth Nix, Cynthia Rylant, and Katherine Applegate, and is the writer and illustrator of the Everything Goes series.