The local school is getting some strange visitors - a UFO has been spotted hovering around the school in what could be a monumental first encounter. But the S.M.A.R.T.S. have their doubts. They set out to reveal what's really been flying around outside by using their scientific knowledge and expert investigative skills. Will the friends be able to separate fact from fiction in this paranormal puzzler?
Melinda Metz is the author of more than sixty books for teens and kids, including the YA series Roswell High (basis of the TV show Roswell) and Echoes. Her middle-grade mystery Wright and Wong: Case of the Nana-Napper (co-authored by the fabulous Laura J. Burns) was a juvenile Edgar finalist. Melinda lives in Concord, North Carolina, with her dog, Scully, a pen-eater just like the dog who came before her.