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The Case of the Booby-Trapped Pickup: Hank the Cowdog

Format: Paperback

Language: English

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I think I found the answer to my bookstumper. It will always be a treasure to me. thank you. A role was created for a Remington Steele character rather than an imaginary boss who would never actually appear on the show “only after NBC insisted on a male lead” ( thrillingdetective.com ). Hope this is enough for someone to help me. I'd love to have one as a connection to my father. This book provides a rare glimpse into the personal life of the innovative children's book author and illustrator.

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The Return of the Charlie Monsters (Hank the Cowdog)

Format: Paperback

Language: English

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Size: 13.67 MB

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The director said this quote didn't sound like his phraseology. An elegantly drawn picture book about a young sandhill crane (named "Luck"). This was a lifesaver to the three siblings, since they were starving for not being able to eat the cook's food. I believe that Sam, the hero of My Side of the Mountain, did hollow out a tree to make a house for his friend Bando - possibly for another friend as well. Dramatic gold-toned acrylic paintings provide a vivid backdrop.

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The Girl I Used to Be

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

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Size: 6.24 MB

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I truly appreciate the knowledgeable input from everyone who is attempting to help me. It's the first thing in the morning at a crowded public health clinic in Joao Pessoa, Brazil, when a team of disease detectives from the United States and Brazil arrive. He wore a funny red, blue and green suit. The father made large sculptures out of tin cans on the front lawn. There are crime-solving nonfiction titles which can lead to the science of forensics. Did a power failure imperil your tropical fish?

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The Benedict Arnold Cipher: A Doc and Tweed History Mystery

Format: Perfect Paperback

Language: English

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Size: 6.63 MB

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My only other minor quibble with the books is that the author unfortunately relies a little too heavily on cliffhangers-that-aren't-really-cliffhangers, and an over-the-top sense of danger when the possibility of actual physical harm is no more likely than when the Five Find-Outers are nabbed by crooks. She bought a special baking powder at the shop for her prized biscuits (or sally-lunn cake?). Eventually, the two stories beautifully wind together for a lovely ending.

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Hostages of Hate (Hardy Boys Casefiles)

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Language: English

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Not to be confused with Jane Yolen's much more recent sci-fi baseball book. I love the atmosphere of this book, seeping from every page. A comprehensive list of all items depicted in the book is found at the end. I remember there was a story about Mary, Mary Quite Contrary, among others. Classroom Tip: I often read aloud the first book in this series so that all students become familiar with the characters. Ackroyd's Legal Thrillers (Marin County Free Library, CA): Two-page PDF file.

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Arthur's Mystery Envelope (Turtleback School & Library

Format: School & Library Binding

Language: English

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It's been reprinted recently under the original British title. The main part I remember is a song or poem from the visit to Jupiter. �Just go to planet Jupiter, just go to planet Jupiter, just go to planet Jupiter. This kid lives to snoop, but also sometimes to ask questions of the suspicious adults or those who may have seen or heard something important, and try to piece together what happened. Black Potatoes: The Story of the Great Irish Famine, 1845-1850 A thorough study of the Irish Potato Famine when the entire potato crop was struck by a nationwide blight, and the various response that took place to this catastrophic disaster, from the rich barons to the British Prime MInister, from those who shared everything the had to those who lied and worse to survive at all costs.

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The Case of the Mysterious Dognapper: Can You Solve the

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Language: English

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Size: 5.36 MB

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The two of them embark on a journey together which involves crossing seven seas all different colours. Still a classic over twenty five years after it was first printed, this is not a typical children’s book about the alphabet. “Q is for duck” because (of course), the duck quacks, after all! Mystery Books That Take Place in Minnesota - This list is by the Cozy Mystery List. DJ worn, esp. at corners. Not really for kids, but we heard it in 7th grade. I’ve made lists featuring boys, girls, animals, friends & families, and more.

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Banished

Format: Paperback

Language: English

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Size: 13.66 MB

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Glen called from a twisting flight of stairs. A rash of savage axe murders continued to grip the United States, occurring in Kansas, Colorado, and Iowa, culminating most notably in Louisiana, where the “ Axeman of New Orleans ” terrorized the populace from May 1918 to October 1919. The giant spots Sophie then, and snatches her up to keep her from telling anyone what she saw. Well, 'Araminta' is the name of Grandmother's Doll in the 1931 book by Elizabeth Bouton Gladwin.

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Double Trouble (Sixth Grade Spies Book 1)

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Language: English

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Size: 7.94 MB

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There is a map on the endpapers which might be the map that the requestor is remembering. If anyone can track down the literature textbook it is in, that would help me solve an earlier book stumper I sent in about a boy named P. I’m Heather, a freelance writer living in Huntsville, a smallish town on the tail-end of the East Texas Pineywoods. Thank you so very much - this is the book! If you are hit by the gufire, turn to page 103").

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The Minestrone Mob (Read-It! Chapter Books)

Format: Library Binding

Language: English

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Size: 12.57 MB

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This book, as described, seems like the book for which I am searching! The book takes place at Christmas time, and Toad's favorite Christmas carols are "Dig the Holes with Trowels, by Golly!" and "Good King Wences' Car Backed Out, on a Piece of Stephen." This sounds like Number 9 - The Little Fire Engine on the solved mysteries pages, but I checked the book, and the only vehicle pictured in the story is the fire engine. When the calendar is full to the brim, I often turn to short chapter books, looking for a new gem that will appeal to young readers..

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