Category Archives: Mysteries & Detectives

Remember Me

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This story is part of NPR's ongoing coverage of Zika virus. He is the author of dozens of books, including the popular A to Z Mysteries®, Calendar Mysteries, and Capital Mysteries. Grimsby specialized in transforming things into food items, in particular desserts and candy. Set mainly in a convent orphanage where young girls are trained to be musicians, this book is a fascinating look at 18th century Venice. Page after page of fun riddles and bright illustrations that are sure to mean fun packed reading time!

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Scooby-Doo! Curse of the Lake Monster Reader: Movie Reader

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Most of these authors are still cranking out sequels at a rate of one every 1-5 years. The family (mom, dad, boy, girl) comes to a new town in a converted garbage truck. On the island they run into some arms smugglers and help their uncle solve the mystery. The story is of a little girl whose mother becomes ill; the kitchen utensils come to life and teach her to cook. It was a "Whitman BIG Tell-a-Tale" book. Every page does have either a hidden or obvious hare in the beautiful paintings, and there was a real buried treasure associated with the book.

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Smith (Puffin Modern Classics)

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They have done a good job adapting the stories to match Pakistani culture and geography.[ citation needed ] In Portugal, the Three Investigators novels started to be published in hard cover edition by Clássica Editora, within Os melhores livros juvenis series, which included other juvenile adventures by authors such as Erich Kästner, Enid Blyton and E. The experience of Poe as required reading in school comes up again and again. She has since died, and the property was sold off.

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What's Upstairs?

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But after the darkness of Good Friday comes the brightness of Easter Sunday and the Resurrection. Aunt Dottie had a huge collection of children's books -- her own books from childhood -- and she encouraged me to read them. In the piney woods of south Alabama, 10-year-old Moon Blake has been raised by his survivalist father, a paranoid Vietnam veteran. It's the story of an elderly man whose wife wants a cat. One page 35 is the story of Rose Red and Snow White from the Brothers Grimm and on page 328 is a poem by Walter de la Mare, entitled "The barber" with a picture of a curly-headed child sitting in a barber's chair with a barber pole seen outside the window.

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#08 the Case of the Diamonds in the Desk (Milo & Jazz

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THAT would have made the story a lot more intriguing...and accurate! There is a picture of this book in the Solutions section. J is for jack-o-lantern on Halloween night. Michael is caught following Engman and his associate, and is trussed up and left in a school basement, while the two spies attempt to escape. The plot is exactly as the "stumpee" described (though it's set in Australia, as the person who provided the solution pointed out).

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Stars and Sparks on Stage (Ziggy / Black Dinosaurs) V6

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Young chefs will enjoy this lively cookbook that includes more than 70 recipes from every region of the world. The closest thing I could find in the Library of Congress (which won't have the magazines or primers) is Caroline Dwight Emerson, The little green Car, Grosset & Dunlap, 1946. Another, but still nothing definite: Homemade Year by Mildred Lawrence, illustrated Susanne Suba, published Harcourt 1950, 217 pages. "This is the story of a gay, spirited little girl who goes to spend a year on her aunt's farm in Pennsylvania.

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Regarding the Bathrooms: A Privy to the Past

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Most of the mysteries involved investigation of baffling phenomena (e.g. an ancient Egyptian mummy that apparently whispered and a human skull that seemed to talk). Gobbledegoop" (the one about the potato-print clothes). This series is better for kids on the older end of this reading level because some might find it a bit scarey, although no doubt others will find twins Jen and Jake’s adventures delightfully spine-chilling.

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The Mystery Club of Canterbury II: The Lighthouse Treasure

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She's angry and throws her paint-box at the plate, cracking one boy's knee. I remember her aunt is impatient with her when she chooses the older doll. This is dreadful for Bilbo, because Hobbits are known for staying at home and enjoying peace and quiet. This is a huge deal, and wins him a fair amount of notoriety along with a new assignment to find another girl who has gone missing. He’d only claimed to be so that he could get a free trip out to California to meet his favorite movie star, Tom Mix.

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The Case of the Secret Tunnel (Maisie Hitchins)

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Those problems are just as real to a kid as DNA sampling is to an adult reader." Sports Mysteries (Reader's Advice): Author, title, and Amazon link for about 120 titles, from Alina Adams' Figure Skating Mysteries series to Ronald Weber's Mercy and Fitzgerald series. A great book that I remember fondly from my own childhood! Caroline provides her MacBook with the necessary adaptor. It's a great book and I'd love to know the title.

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Rufus the Doofus: Rufus' Big Summer Move

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It's really helped to build number awareness and confidence. Basis for the movie with Hayley Mills and Rosalind Russell. Starry Messenger: A Book Depicting the Life of a Famous Scientist, Mathematician, Astronomer, Philosopher, Physicist, Galileo Galilei. Links to titles and publication years. She eats oatmeal with milk from the cow. Harding originally published this as a short story in the early 1960s, then expanded it to short novel length for teen-age market under titles noted above.

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