|aGadgets and gears1:The Mesmer menace /|cKersten Hamilton ; with illustrations by James Hamilton.
|aBoston ;|aNew York :|bClarion Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,|c
|a132 pages :|billustrations ;|c21 cm.
|aGadgets and gears
|aDaring dachshund Noodles narrates as evil Mesmers bent on world domination arrive at the Amazing Automated Inn, where eleven-year-old inventor Wally Kennewickett, aided by Noodles and the inn's automatons, tries to foil their plans.
A debut entry in a new series by the author of the Goblin Wars trilogy follows the adventures of 12-year-old inventor Wally Kennewickett, his daring dachshund companion, Noodles, and a staff of automatons who all work together to save the world from evil hypnotists bent on controlling it by taking over the minds of powerful people. 10,000 first printing.