Graphia/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
After the Axis Institute is blown up, fifteen-year-old Cadell Piggot is unhappily stuck in foster care with constant police surveillance to protect him from the evil Prosper English until he gets an offer to join a mysterious group called Genius Squad.
Family Relationships; Foster care; foster family
Golden Duck Award for Excellence in Children's Science Fiction Literature, 2009, Finalist, Hal Clement Award for Young Adult
crime; mystery; good and evil; geek; science; computers; detective
Jinks, Catherine, "Genius Squad" (2008). Diverse Families. 2132.