Category «Mysteries & Detectives»

Horton Halfpott: Or, The Fiendish Mystery of Smugwick Manor;

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Taking him home to look after him he finds that the man is actually a several thousand year old Pharaoh called Sennapod, who is on the run from grave robbers. Nancy Drew: Nancy is a young but brilliant teenage girl solves mysteries with the help of her two best friends and her understanding father. As the three sleuths hunt for the long-missing notes, they stumble onto a deeper mystery. You can have a "correct" answer if you think the kids are up to the challenge, or just allow the clues to act as a springboard for the children's creativity.

Alias

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When the family encourages the little boy to continue making the tonic for money, he admits what he really made the tonic for, and the vitamin supply has run out. I have sent in a couple of stumpers(one of which you solved--Hurrah!!) but have hesitated to send this one because it is very vague and I had it all mixed in with the plot of the Mrs. This is really a great site, I am so glad I was led here during one of my many, many searches looking for a book I didn't even know the name of!

Shark on my doorstep

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If you’re not careful, the world can devour you without a trace. This book describes the day they live told in rhyme." Still, it certainly seems like this is the book you're looking for! And then Eleanor's body is discovered lying in a small loch close to the cliff edge. I read voraciously growing up and I can't imagine how I missed the Anne of Green Gables series, except perhaps there are no horses. I have this book and it closely matches the poster's description.

Big Worry in Wonderland (Nancy Drew Notebooks #52)

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If You Like Janet Evanovich... (Multnomah County Library, OR): Author, title, publication year, summary for about 20 books similar to Evanovich's, from Donna Andrews What Should I Read Now? Looks like my previous idea about the Rick Brant series was incorrect. If he's right, he'll have a glow of satisfaction at having been as clever as the protagonist. Read our Featured Book Teacher Guide with a review, classroom discussion ideas, activities, related books and links.

No Where to Run

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Emphasise that as police hope to use the findings as evidence, they must work methodically and not contaminate the samples. Brains Benton and his Watson, Jimmy Carson, solved six cases in the late 50s and early 60s. I18 istanbul elevator: more on the suggested, but the publication date may be too late for a book read in the late 1950s - Mystery of the Golden Horn, by Phyllis Whitney, illustrated by Georgeann Helms, published Westminster 1962, 240 pages. "The setting in Istanbul, Turkey, is unusually clear in this story of two American girls, one for whom Turkey has always been home and who is adjusting with difficulty to the loss of her parents and the other newly come to be with her father because she has proved too much of a handful for her aunts.

The Carousel Mystery (Nancy Drew Notebooks #57)

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It is a sweet and comforting story. The many mansions open to the public, museums and exhibits in the books are typical of South Florida life, as are the many roadside stands and tourist attractions, often run by his perennial villain, Bugs Meany. She was undecided, so she stayed put. I I was surprised to discover that my library actually owns a copy of the book. Set in a Latino community in Fresno, California, these contemporary short stories take on universal life lessons.

The Secret of the Rose

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You wouldn't think so at the beginning, for Hound Dog Bates is indeed dead. Young readers will pick it up again and again, and undoubtedly learn something they “need to know.” Perfect for: Kids who like nonfiction and facts. Carus also allows writers to work in some peril. "Very often there is a mystery connected with a Halloween story. THANK YOU so much for providing this service. 1950. I believe I read this book in the 80s, but my impression is that it was originally written much earlier than that.

Minerva Clark Goes to the Dogs

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Fishing Mysteries (State Library of Tasmania): Author, title, summary for 7 mysteries. I have been searching for this poem for years because I memorized it for a speech contest as a 3rd grader. It matches the description, right down to the final scene of the mouse family (sans Santa). We own it, it was my mother's from the 50's. The two children, Abby, (especially) the girl and Kit, her brother try to solve several mysteries about the houses past and some strange goings-on involving their handyman.

Harry, Mari and Squib and the Rainmaker's Spell (Young

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I have absolutely no idea when the book was published, though. Technically, her sleuth isn’t a veterinarian… Samantha Holt is a veterinary technician who resides in Florida. The children are convinced that they are going to have a dull time and wish for a little magic to liven things up a bit. In this story, villagers set out to foil grave robbers intent on stealing the treasures of Tutankhamen’s tomb. The pilot obliges, and the two become fast friends.

The Secret of the Old Clock: 80th Anniversary Limited

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Forensic Mysteries (Bloomington Library, IL): Author, title, and summary for 15 books, from Patricia Cornwell's If You Like CSI... (Ames PL, IA): Author, title, webcat link, summary for about 15 titles, in title order, from Forensic Medicine (State Library of Tasmania): Author, title, and occupation of sleuth listed for 14 series featuring forensics. Edgar Award winner Sorrells maintains taut suspense throughout this bleak, atmospheric, boarding-school thriller, narrated by teenage David, who suspects that his father is guilty of his mother’s murder.