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My Best Friend Is a Secret Agent: How Chip Became C.H.I.P. and Foiled the Freaky Fuzzy Invasion

4.18  ·  Rating details ·  1,067 ratings  ·  33 reviews
From school goof to secret agent in just a few easy clicks...

“It’s funny. Really, really funny. And not only the writing, the drawings are funny too. The plot is exciting and it is almost impossible to work out what’s going to happen next. The author has an amazing imagination.” Wishing Shelf 5★ review

"Highly entertaining and extremely imaginative." "The characters...
Kindle Edition, 110 pages
Published August 29th 2015 by Richard Clark (first published August 18th 2015)
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Briar's Reviews
This book is serious fun! It's silly, zaney and full of hilarity!

The pictures in the book are incredibly amusing, and go along perfectly with the story! The story is a little out of this world (a kid designing a microchip that goes on your tooth and make you a secret agent?!) but that's why it's so good! This is the type of creativity and imagination I needed in my childhood books! I've been waiting for this kind of awesome for years!

I'd say this book is a mix of secret agents, superheroes and
Apr 01, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Whiz-kid, Nort McKrakken, has created something ingenious which will make crime-fighting easier – a C.H.I.P. (Computerized Heroic Incredible Person), able to transform regular human beings into superheroes. Nort’s father, Colonel Brock McKrakken, is in charge of security in the tiny town of Vortville, but has a habit of destroying half the city with each task. The colonel is obsessed with catching and imprisoning The Big Cheese – a supervillain so-named for stinking up the city with his Limburge ...more
Billy Buttons
Aug 15, 2017 rated it it was amazing
14th August, 2017
TITLE: My Best Friend Is a Secret Agent
AUTHOR: Richard Clark
Star Rating: *****

‘Not only funny, but very exciting too. If you like Diary of a Wimpy Kid, you’ll love this!’ Wishing Shelf

When asked to offer feedback to the author of My Best Friend is a Secret Agent I thought, ‘OH NO! It’s a kids’ book.’ And, you know what, it is a kids’ book and, here’s the shocker, I’m 38 years old and I loved it. And so did my daughter who sat and rea
Ronel Sidney
Aug 31, 2017 rated it it was amazing
This book was very good. It's one of those books when you read that you can't put down you just want to keep reading. It's very action packed and it has a great story line great for your kids that are about to be or are in middle school.
Mary Roe
Jun 18, 2018 rated it really liked it

I like stories with action. I’m author of the children’s middle grade books as well and my books are also full of action. But, I think would be better to little bit slow down this story. I very like combination of very clever and very stupid boys in friendships.
Jo-Marie Jo-Marie
Oct 13, 2017 rated it it was amazing
What a Cool Secret Agent or Nerd Saves the Town

Nort, the super smart kid of Vortville, creates his best invention ever. He programs a computer chip that transforms his best friend, Chip, into a secret agent. Of course his invention needs some tweaking at first, but in the end Secret Agent Chip......nah, I won't spoil your fun. And you will have fun reading this book. I look forward to reading the next one soon.
P.S. Winn
Oct 22, 2017 rated it really liked it
Ever wonder about a computerized heroic incredible person, then you grabbed the right book. This story is great for middle school aged children, but I think those younger and older will love to join along in a fun adventure. I love the author added in computers, crazy villains and friends that join together to solve problems. My grandchildren are going to love this book and many more by this author who knows what makes reading and adventure fun.
Jennifer Robb
Dec 25, 2017 rated it liked it
Recommends it for: preteen readers
Recommended to Jennifer by: Amazon
It's a cute book but more geared for the preteen crowd. The copy I have is partly illustrated, with a promise that if enough copies are sold the remainder of the book will be fully illustrated.

As an adult, I had to wonder how the chip stayed on Chip's tooth without being noticed or dislodged. The fact that only one thing could be done at a time seems to be a big design flaw--which is realized by the inventor, but trying to correct it seems to be put on the back burner.
Sep 15, 2017 rated it liked it
Shelves: childrens, 2017
A fun and interesting story about chip and CHIP. As well as finding a way to save a city from not only the evil geniuses but also the inventors father. It was very worthwhile. The book jumps from action to constant reminder that secrets must be kept or reminders of how dad doesn't understand. Made the flow a little difficult at ties but still an enjoyable idea.
amy goodwin
Mar 12, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Unusually wierd

This book was unusually weird and kind of (actually really) stupid
It was funny and entertaining but too short
Want to hear a joke?
What is brown and sticky?
A stick!
Haha! LOL!
Christine Ottaway
Oct 08, 2017 rated it liked it
I am sure children aged 8 - 11 will love this enjoyable piece of nonsense. It romps along full of highly unlikely situations but very amusing.

Pity that only half the illustrations have been added.
Jan 02, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Really nice book fun to read plus its free
Kevin Dinto
Jan 29, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Feb 26, 2018 rated it really liked it
Secret agent man

This was kind of a fun book that most young people should enjoy. It has action, adventure and a bit of an underlying love story. Kind of a fun kids 007.
Mar 07, 2018 rated it really liked it

It is a good book but it is like all superhero books and predictable but it is fun and u get stuck into it
Aug 02, 2018 rated it really liked it
Great Fun to Read

What a fun story! Nort creates a chip that turns his best friend into a superhero. Defeating bad guys isn't as easy as it looks in the movies. I loved all of the illustrations. They made the book even better.
Chandler Y
Jan 31, 2019 rated it really liked it
This book was a little good but not the best book ever. This book is about a smart kid that turns his best friend into a secret agent. This book is a free book so you can’t conplain. I’d say to read this book if you like easy to read comic type books.
Liz Etnyre
Jul 22, 2019 rated it liked it
Shelves: kids
Struck me as very Jimmy Neutron meets Diary of a Wimpy Kid, only more one dimensional. Probably most interesting to 3rd to 5th graders. Cute for what it is, and I probably would have enjoyed it more if I was 8 years old or so.
Hannah Woods
Aug 29, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: kids-books
Nice! I liked this and have passed it on to my 9 year old book fiend. Even managed to persuade my 6 year old book resistnic to give it a go on his own! Fun story, good premise, interactive, likeable characters and easily accessible.
Sep 03, 2018 rated it liked it
2.5 stars
Oct 12, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Loved the book

I loved the book.very heroic characters.also loved the illustrations and VCOP

.as well as the detail
The book.youask?absolutely beautiful.(loved it)
Lynnette Muhich
Feb 18, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Fabulous book. I read it to my 6 year old son and he loved it. It read easy and had great drawings that were spaced out well.
Amelia Di Nardo
Apr 10, 2019 rated it liked it
super cute. definatly targeted towards the younger side of middle. Great for 6-10 yr olds!
Apr 18, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This is a really good book it is easy to comprehend and its very funny.
Cindy Lou
Aug 22, 2019 rated it it was ok
I actually didn’t finish this book because it just wasn’t for me in the end, however someone else with a quirkier sense of humor might truly enjoy it.
Ryland Cook
Aug 28, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I like the book i give 5 star

This book is good i like the part when he look like a bunny. I like the part when he used to open the bottle of water.

Soma  Mohanty
Sep 03, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Love this book

This book is hilarious and imaginative and creative writing at the moment so I meet read another continuity of this book.
Aug 07, 2020 rated it really liked it
This is the best book I've ever read on Wattpad.
I'm 100% serious.
Aug 06, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This is a children book but in a lot of chapters and pages
Maxwell Cheung
Feb 14, 2019 rated it liked it
This book has a very interesting plot, it has lots of twists and turns such as Gert finding the phone outside of the warehouse. This book has interesting details and it is hard to see what happens next due to the wild imagination the author put into it. The creative mind set into the book gives it an amazing childlike imagination.
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Richard Clark has written ten middle grade and chapter books, one of which, My Best Friend Is a Secret Agent, was published in Canada in June, 2019, by Indigo Press and Wattpad. It is a Heather’s Kids Pick and quickly became a Kids’ Bestseller. Previously, the book was on the Amazon and iBooks free kids ebooks bestseller lists for four years with over 100,000 downloads and over 50,000 reads on wat ...more

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