Cadel Piggott has a genius IQ and a fascination with systems of all kinds. At seven, he was illegally hacking into computers. Now he’s fourteen and studying for. With a series of breakneck twists and turns, Jinks’s (the Pagan Chronicles) latest novel follows Cadel Piggott, a seven-year-old Australian boy. Evil Genius. by Catherine Jinks. At the age of seven, when you and I were learning our multiplication tables, Cadel Piggott was studying.

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Evil Genius

I think it may have been some time since the Genius series crossed your notifications on this website. Stay in Touch Sign up. Eighth Grade Bites 1. Thank you so much! By the age of 12, Cadel is already in high school, and none of the high school kids like veil either. Sep 10, D.

Also by Catherine Jinks. Tides of the Dark Crystal 3. We became good friends after that, and he even bought the sequel along with me.

Evil Genius (Genius, #1) by Catherine Jinks

Lanna Piggot was a fashion and makeup consultant but later became an interior decorator. Cadel’s brilliance and innate arrogance are played to, as he is told that his true father is working on a plot for world domination.

Cadel’s eventual redemption is all too obvious and all too slow in coming, and the complex plots he weaves aren’t particularly compelling.

Her work has been published in Australia, New Zealand, Britain, Catherine Jinks is the Australian author of more than thirty books for all ages. Zu dem Zeitpunkt wusste ich auch noch nicht, dass dies ebenfalls eine Reihe ist One example of Cadel using hard work to complete an almost impossible task is when he builds his computer phone.


The story begins when a boy named Cadel Piggot is taken to a psychologist because his prodigious intelligence has led him to hack high-security networks. Life just gets worse while he is suppose to be getting help! When Kay-Lee suddenly stops answering his e-mails and then tells him to sod off, he puts all his energy into learning why.

Catherine Jinks ยป Evil Genius

The first is a gloriously fun, fast reading experience, as Thaddeus and Phineas uinks Cadel to test and increase his intellectual powers by causing traffic jams, making buildings fall down and wreaking havoc at school.

Roth has been watching and waiting for Cadel for a long time: Fantastic-looking book report, Laurel. Cadel Piggott, the protagonist of the novel, is a genius. I think the characters in this book were extremely well developed and credible.

Sep 24, Kat Hooper rated it it was ok Shelves: I had finished reading a little bit earlier this time, and had set the book down at my bedside. The next morning I turned in my report. To ask other readers questions about Evil Geniusplease sign up.

Anyhow, I was rooting for Cadel all the way, no matter whose side he was on, or what he was doing. Putting together the plans for a computer phone is something that would seem impossible for a seven year old boy to do. It sounds to me as if you may have come very, very close to the experience of living in a book, you lucky girl. I get in some ways why that would be, because if he had done it on purpose then he would be guilty of murder, at least indirectly.


Thaddeus then eviil Cadel up with video conferences with his real father Dr. Mar 27, AH rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: It touches on human behavior, social exclusion, emotional depravation, and various other sociological and psychological topics. And now I am communicating to the author!

This continues on until Evli is thirteen, and is ready to go to school at the Axis Institute, a special school, run by Dr. Ninth Grade Slays 2. It’s not because this is a long book that I took so long to read it – it’s a pretty fast read, for all its page numbers.

Cadel Piggott has a genius IQ and a fascination with systems of all kinds. Put them together in just the right order and watch as it becomes easy to distinguish the fantastic authors from the mundane pack.

And thank you so very much for such geniis lovely message. Another reason that just occurred to me are the twists within the story.

The website link was an old one instituted by my publishers, and they might have decided to scrap the website by now. Maybe I don’t really want jinms give this a 5, but maybe I do, especially since I’ve been in the throes of some horrible YA recently. But mostly I’m just disappointed. He is described as having sleek black hair, and snake like eyes.

The suspense was picking up, and my interest was quickly returning.