The Great Ice Battle (Secrets of Droon, 5) by Tony Abbott. $4.99. Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks (December 1, 1999). Publication: December 1, 1999. Reading level: Ages 7 and up. Author: Tony Abbott. Series - The Secrets of Droon (Book 5)
Tony Abbott, author of the popular Droon series, took kids on a new adventure with a chubby geekish teenager from New Orleans named Derek. The series include The Haunting of Derek Stone, City of the Dead, The Red House and The Ghost Road, all set in Louisiana.