At first, Johnny Dixon doesn't believe Professor Childermass's story about Evaristus Sloane, the insane inventor of a fiendish, baseball-pitching robot. Then Johnny sees faces at his window at night, and senses he's being followed. Old Sloane has invented a new, improved robot, and he only needs one thing to bring it to life?Johnny's eyes.'A unique plot, marvelous characters, and non-stop suspense make for deliciously wicked fun.' -- BooklistBellairs, John is the author of 'The Eyes Of The Killer Robot' with ISBN 9780553155525 and ISBN 0553155520.