The Overlord Protocol (H.I.V.E. #2)
Otto Malpense and his friends thought their first year at the Higher Institute of Villainous Education was the most adventurous and exciting that they would ever encounter. They were dead wrong.
When Otto and Wing are allowed off campus to attend Wing's father's funeral, they have no idea it's a trap, all part of a lethal pl...more
Otto, Wing and co. are back for their second year at H.I.V.E. (Higher Institute for Villanous Education) and all seem to be settling in. Wing though, is still mystified by Nero's having the other half of his mother's pendant and needs to know if Nero killed her. Otto agrees to delay his escape plans to help his best friend find the ans...more
After an unsuccessful escape plan, Otto and Wing acknowledge H.I.V.E. a...more
This is quite the fast-paced sequel to the first book and is full of twists and turns in its own right. The book starts to get interesting when Wing's father dies, and Otto accompanies him to his funeral. Not long after that, Cypher and a squad of seemingly invincible ninjas ambushes Otto, Wing, and Raven at the hotel and it is clear that they wouldn't be mourning Wing's dead father. At first many things may seem to be put together, such as the attack on Nero and Cypher's little visit, but it i...more
My opion of this book is that this book was good. The people that...more
At H.I.V.E. Otto and Wing are invited to Wing's father's funeral after an explosion in his lab at G.L.O.V.E. But things do not go as planned...
This book is good book for readers of the 1st book in this series hungry for more. Also, it explains the 1st book p...more
I chose this book because it was a sequel to a book I read last year which was really good. That was recom...more
When Wing’s father unexpectedly dies, Wing and Otto are allowed to leave the island for the funeral, chaperoned of course, to prevent their escape. At the funeral, events take a terrible turn. The boys have...more
H.I.V.E. The Overlord Protocol
Have you ever felt the need to get revenge? Otto, The main character in “H.I.V.E. The Overlord Protocol” felt this when his best friend Wing is killed. He then goes on a wild ride to avenge his friend. He soon finds out that revenge is much harder than it seems and can even be deadly. H.I.V.E. Overlord Protocol, by Mark Walden, is a work of popular fiction published by Simon & Schuster in 2...more
When Wing's father suddenly dies, he leaves the safety of HIVE to attend the funeral. Otto escorts him, and so does Raven, a lethal assassin sent along to protect the boys and make sure they do not escape from the school (which they tried to do in the first book).
A villain named Cypher who we later learn is Wing`s father, sets a trap to let Otto and Wing think he`s dead. When Otto and Wing attend the funeral, they are attacked by ninjas. Cypher wanted to capture Otto and Wing s...more
The main characters in this book are the same as in the first H.I.V.E. book. They are Otto Malpen...more
After an unsuccessful escape plan, Otto and Wing acknowledge H.I.V.E. as their residence for now.
Unfortunately, Dr. Nero will have a difficult time explaining the circumstances of the attempted escape to the G.L.O.V.E. and Number One. Clearly, Number One is unhappy that the event took place, and Cypher believes that now is the perfect time to openly challenge the need for the school.
When someone attacks Dr. Nero, he knows that he must be very cau...more
Well, well, well I hate to say but these books are frustratingly good. Definitely frustrating, I can’t seem to get any straight answers. Mark makes me think one thing and then I find out something else that changes that, and oh... my brains in a muddle.
I’m starting to see that these books have no shortage of action, if it was any book other than one about spies...more
I enjoy twists and turns as much as...more
HIVE is a great YA / children's series of James Bond-type adventures. Mildly sci-fi for a just a few elements that are currently implausible. What's not to love about a book that is about a bunch of smart kids who are in an academy for super villains, but...more
No…really. Not just a bit slack, really, truly, breathtakingly lazy.
Which is why it’s taken me so long to get off my big, lazy rear end and get myself properly on-line.
I’m the author of the HIVE series of books which I hope that some of the people who stumble across this might have read and enjoyed. Or read and hated…
I am fortunate enough to live with the two most beau...more