Mysteries & Detectives

The Brown Box Mystery (Sugar Creek Gang #33)

Paul Hutchens Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.11 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Service, also published in the early 1900s. I thought the name of the book was Suzy Pink or something along those lines but I have had absolutely no success tracking it down. Plot involved a mouse with a beatifully furnished house, which a cat covets. I can't believe it - my stumper solved and so quickly!! A humorous crime investigation ensues with an appearance on the "Unsolved Crimes" TV show and wanted posters of the teeth. Marcia Davenport, My Brother's Keeper, 1954. [...]

Race against the River

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.78 MB Downloadable formats: PDF There's The Mary Frances Cook Book, 1912, The Mary Frances Garden Book, 1916, The Mary Frances Housekeeper, 1915, The Mary Frances First Aid Book, 1915, The Mary Frances Knitting and Crocheting Book, 1918, as well as the one you might be looking for, The Mary Frances Sewing Book, 1914. I'll let you know if I find anything and hope you will do the same. The story concerns a little boy who was given a toy robot (for a birthday, perhaps?) that begins change as it encounters other electronic devices (i.e., it 'sees' a radio and suddenly assumes some of the qualities of a radio--a tapedeck appearing in its chest; it sees a bulldozer and suddenly develops treads like a bulldozer). [...]

The Vanishing Passenger (Library Edition) (The Boxcar

Gertrude Chandler Warner Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.26 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The Infernal Device's plot involves the return of super spy Terrance Meyers (Peter Keleghan) in a matter of national security involving anti-Monarchist sentiments. Her teacher Miss Henshaw (Crenshaw?) scolds her for coming to school barefoot. OK, I read a book while I was in elementary school in the sixth grade. SF Said is the award-winning author of Varjak Paw. Although the use of poetry to tell a tale of murder is not common, the device by which the murderer is revealed is: we gather all suspects together for the denouement. [...]

Acceleration (Readers Circle)

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.16 MB Downloadable formats: PDF A particularly famous fantasy story that teaches important life lessons about the value of truth and honesty through the misadventures of a puppet who is very stubborn and willful, a trickster whose bad choices ends up hurting himself and others. Can you help me find it, or more info. about who wrote it, etc.? Be that as it may, I still enjoyed reading the book as the next chapter in the lives of two characters I've grown to care for very much, as well as for its creepy atmospheric setting. [...]

SEBASTIAN SUPER SLEUTH & THE HAIR OF THE DOG MYSTERY (Super

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.62 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Going down to Cornwall should allow her to clear her head so she can let go of her old life and begin her new one. Later, Susan discovers Miss Altoona hiding in the brush, watching the Teague house most suspiciously. She was "lurking" around because she was painting - there's a description of a life-like picture of the little brother's teddybear in the sand that she made. While Leigh is not a veterinarian, her father is. This helps them learn to pay attention to the details in a text. [...]

The Mystery of the Burnt Cottage (Mysteries Series)

Enid Blyton Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.73 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The Murder of Hound Dog Bates by Robbie Branscum. (1995, Puffin/Penguin. The Scraggly Lion gets a home?, 1950-1960. An older poor woman has severly pets living at her house that she takes in when they don't have a home. This may be an English collection, just to guess from teapot and hedgehog as characters. Over the next few years he became entrenched with the family in an attempt to get at the goods, finally marrying the woman who lived there, but his happiness with the family always prevented him from digging for the money. [...]

KIDNAPPED: The Mountain Valley Series

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.55 MB Downloadable formats: PDF At the end of the book she must decide whether to use her last magic to turn the crow into a real non-magic crow, who will lose the ability to talk. He is able to contact Aknele-Alpha, a girl who lives on Saturn. In Ursula Dubosarsky’s chilling, elegant, atmospheric novel “The Golden Day” (Candlewick, 149 pages, $15.99), it is what a fourth-grade teacher in an Australian girls’ school says to her class of obedient pupils. [...]

Space Case (Moon Base Alpha)

Stuart Gibbs Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.27 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Judith and Jonathan, twins, are staying with their Grandmother, who runs the doll hospital in an old East Coast town, when a mysterious intruder breaks in and ransacks the hospital! And I use it in my classroom in the same way! Thank you oh so much for any light you can shed and happy holdiays to you and yours! In the first book, she wanted a copy of Pliny's Natural History Break the Cutie: Nubia and Lupus's backstories where the first is enslaved and the second has his tongue cut out and is forced to become a beggar. [...]

Betrayed! The 1977 Journal of Zeke Moorie (Crime Through

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.71 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Some of the places the family visits are the Petrified Forest and Jamestown's Lost Colony in Virginia. The Oxford University Press Read at Home series is excellent from beginning to end and includes dozens of great titles for emergent readers. Compiled Feb. 2000, updated regularly. Also: Sports Thrillers, with another 35 titles plus a bunch of Dick Francis titles; these name the sport involved. Dead Until Dark is the first book in Charlaine Harris' Southern Vampire series, which inspired the HBO TV series True Blood. [...]

Heart of Danger (Nancy Drew 2-in-1 Files)

Carolyn Keene Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.01 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The friendly alien may have taken his marble back when he was worried about what would happen to the boy, but don't recall much more. Chase Craig (creator), Mary Jane & Sniffles, 1941. Since that time, this branch of the family has been lost. I'm not sure if the story was in a separate book or was one story in an anthology. Fog...clues...hidden staircases...creaking doors...how many of us owe our love of reading to the children's mystery book? [...]