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D. T. VAUGHN

AUTHOR OF VIDEO GAME TAKEOVER & THE MIDNIGHT GLASS

Meet the Author

Hey, I'm D. T. Vaughn! I'm an author and illustrator who writes funny action-adventure books for kids.

So far, I've published 5 books for you to read. Check them out below or click "read more" to learn about me.

VIDEO GAME TAKEOVER

BOOK ONE

Interest Level: Grades 4-8

Reading Level: Grades 2-4

Word Count: Approx. 18,000


I’m Caleb Roberts and a video game is taking over my town! Sounds cool? Well, it’s not! There’s an ugly, laser-shooting troll after me and a mall crawling with annoying cyborg teenagers! How did this happen? Well, that’s the mystery I’m trying to solve with my best friend, Farting Freddy (yep, that’s what I call him). We’re the underdogs of our middle school, but as danger takes over our town, we might just end up as heroes.

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BOOK TWO: BULLY BATTLE

Interest Level: Grades 4-8

Reading Level: Grades 2-4

Word Count: Approx. 11,000

 

I’m Caleb Roberts and a few months ago, a video game took over my town! It was the craziest, scariest adventure of my life—and it’s happening again! This time, I’m being hunted by a mysterious biker! But that’s not the worst of it… Oswald Stokes is the biggest, meanest, ugliest bully in my school—and now I need his help to save the world!

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BOOK THREE: GAMER'S REVENGE

Interest Level: Grades 4-8

Reading Level: Grades 2-4

Word Count: Approx. 12,200

I’m Caleb Roberts, but my closest friends call me Splotch. For the past few months, I’ve been battling the Intigear, an advanced gaming console! The Intigear made dangerous video games come to life—and it almost destroyed my hometown! Now, with the help of my best friend Farting Freddy, we have one more mission to complete: take on the Intigear’s evil creator.

 

THE MIDNIGHT GLASS

BOOK ONE

Interest Level: Grades 6-9

Reading Level: Grades 4-6

Word Count: Approx. 55,000

 

Wyatt Dumont is scrawny, uncool, and constantly picked on at school. But life changes when his mother is offered a job in the town of Davenport. Wyatt is excited to move until he sees that some of the citizens aren’t human. There's a man with green skin and gills, and a middle school teacher with red eyes and fangs! Wyatt is panicked. But nothing scares him more than the darkest secret of all: Davenport hasn't had sun in over four hundred years. Wyatt soon finds himself in the middle of a mystery with tons of funny characters, thrills, and an unforgettable twist!

"An enjoyable and well-told story of magic and mystery" -Kirkus Reviews (Recommended Title)

THE WEREWOLF OF DAVENPORT

BOOK TWO

 

Interest Level: Grades 6-10

Reading Level: Grades 5-7

Word Count: Approx. 65,000

 

Sequel to the award-winning novel, The Midnight Glass
Age Level: 10-13 | Grade Level: 5th and up

It’s been two years since Wyatt Dumont first arrived in the peculiar town of Davenport and something strange is happening again. A mysterious new family appears at the town’s gate, begging for safety. As their entrance scares the citizens, a far more dangerous threat emerges. A menacing werewolf named Lock begins terrorizing Davenport. No one is safe from Lock’s endless wrath—not even Wyatt.

"An exceptional sequel… even more exciting and developed than its predecessor!" – Three Show Saturday

 

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