By Daniel H. Wilson
While younger Code falls down a gap whereas following a mysterious robot insect, he lands in an international that defies all mind's eye. every thing in Mekhos is made up of steel and circuitry, together with the citizens—who ensue to be robots.
To locate his approach domestic, Code needs to first go Mekhos's extraordinary and hazardous panorama to arrive the Beam Stalk. There, an artifact referred to as the Robonomicon is being guarded by way of an evil ruler who has plans to break Mekhos.
Can Code unfastened the Robonomicon, keep the robots of Mekhos from coming near near doom, and nonetheless get himself again to Earth in time to trap the varsity bus?
With its mind-blowing array of robots and futuristic gadgetry, this rollicking tale will carry certain attraction for boys and budding sci-fi fans everywhere.
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Jesus said, "The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy" (John 10:10a). In both Harry Potter's story and the Christian story, the villain has the same aims. Professor Quirrell was a false teacher who came to steal the Sorcerer's Stone, kill Harry, and destroy all that was good when Voldemort returned to power. However, those on the side of good set themselves against these aims. Jesus went on to say, "I came that they may have life, and have it abundantly" (John 10:10b). God is not trying to keep us from immortality, but to let us have it when we are ready for it.
Moses is commended for "choosing rather to share ill-treatment with the people of God than to enjoy the fleeting pleasures of sin" (Heb. 11:25). As soon as Harry, Ron, and Hermione landed, Devil's Snare began immediately—although almost imperceptibly—to wrap its tendrils around them. So too with all of us who may fall into a situation we did not anticipate where sin is waiting with quickly entangling tendrils. Hermione made the right move—away from the Devil's Snare the instant she landed in it.
No doubt, Hagrid later wished he had stopped to think more clearly about what might have been going on behind the scenes and what might be at stake. His lapse left Harry's life in danger, his reputation and the continuance of Hogwarts at risk. Indeed, all he held dear in his own life, in his community, and in the larger battle being waged between good and evil was impacted because he was outwitted by Professor Quirrell's scheme. We can learn a lot by reflecting on the dangerous designs of the dragon-egg dealer.
A Boy and His Bot by Daniel H. Wilson