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A Dangerous Game, Christian fiction by Jeri Massi, is Book 2 in the Peabody Series. A note warning Scruggs Grady to "beware the Juggler" worries him as he heads for San Francisco with his newly discovered Aunt Caroline. Once in the big city, Scruggs realizes that his aunt is hiding something. Can she be involved with an international spy ring? Scruggs wrestles with mistrus ...more
Paperback, 122 pages
Published October 1st 1988 by BJU Press (first published June 1986)
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Ruth
I haven't re-read this book since first reading it (repeatedly) as a kid when my mom bought us the entire series. I didn't realize then that Massi has some issues with redundancy (lots of character name overlap and needless word repetition), but her plots still grip kids and her characters are quite real. Added enjoyment: while reading this to my nieces and nephews over the past few weeks, I had fun explaining 1980s technology (such as microfilm) to them. :)
Stephen
Scruggs is a quite different character from Penny and Jack, and the different sort of trouble he gets into is a lot more exciting. You can't imagine Penny or Jack pushing a bookshelf full of books on top of a gangster, or running away from thieves across the tops of buildings.
Daniel jeffery herdklotz
this book was good for me because it was short but very interesting. i loved the way that the author made it come to life while i was reading it.
Angela
Mar 28, 2012 Angela rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: 9+
I really enjoyed this series! Some children try to solve mysteries, and learn about God.
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Jeri Massi is the author of the Schizophrenic Christianity, Secret Radio, the Peabody Adventures series and the Bracken Trilogy. In 2003, her novel VALKYRIES, published by Moody Press, was nominated for the Christy Award.

Although she began her career writing fiction, in 2001 Jeri set aside fiction writing to pursue justice on behalf of victims of clergy sexual abuse in Christian Fundamentalist ch
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