By Gordon Korman
An unknown drummer performs with recognized rock teams - ans sends the croud right into a frenzy ... scheming burglars try and steak a film star's really good ermerald - and are foiled via a phantom intruder... a countrywide highschool live performance explodes right into a insurrection ... What has all this to do with Dave "Bugs" Potter of crimson River excessive in Winnipeg? Even he's unsure, yet his uprorious antics could have you guffawing via every one loopy episode.
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