Is the local legend of survival truly a miracle? Why do his mother's brownies taste so good? Is there other intelligent life in the universe?
Xander Bookman already knows the answer to one of these questions. With the assistance of his cousin, the seventh grader embarks on a quest to learn the truth about the other two. When Yzzie mysteriously disappears, Xander must find his way through a pitch-black labyrinth, face monsters both real and imagined, and get help from some very unusual new friends to rescue her.
Join Xander and Yzzie as the action heats up on this adventure of a lifetime. The truth defies imagination. Enjoy case number one of The X+Y Files, an action adventure with a paranormal twist for kids aged 9 to 12.