Elliot and the Drainpipe Kids is a fun novel by New Zealand author Judith Mckinnon. In the last issue of TEENS, we learned that a boy named Elliot overheard (偷听) thieves planning to steal his neighbor’s jewelry. Elliot tries to stop them by using toilet paper to disguise (伪装) himself as a mummy (木乃伊). In the following extract (节选), Elliot is caught by the thieves and bravely fights them. But does he manage to stop the thieves and save the jewels? Let’s find out.