Calendar Mysteries #12: December Dog (A Stepping Stone

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I'd like to "comb the earth" and find these books for a Christmas present. If you’ve been trying to find chapter books that will entice your less-than-enthusiastic reader, Ron Roy’s popular series may be just what you’re looking for. This book was one of a series sold through book clubs (Scholastic?) in the early seventies. Each book in the series presents a new mystery to solve. I think at the end she won a truckload of peanuts or possibly an elephant.

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Escape from Mercy Hall (Thorn Gate Trilogy Book 1)

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The others are mainly efforts of the kids themselves. For instance, I recall: Mr Mole has lost his glasses, / Without them, he can't see, / 'Never mind', said Mrs Mole, / 'You'll have to hold onto me'. D13: Possibly it sounds like Memoirs of a London Doll by Richard Henry Horne. It was written in the 60's, not 50's, but it just came to mind because it is now being adapted as a film. Elizabeth and Jonathan take up the case, with help from their new German friend Peter.

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The Robber Chief: A Tale of Vengeance and Compassion

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Mystery elements are skimped, and the book is mainly a preachment against the evils of slavery in Ancient Rome. The neighbor is horrified by all this fecundity! A fine Catholic novel with gripping plot about faith, strength, love and courage - heroic choices made in moments of starkest vulnerability. The A to Z mysteries is a super-popular series about a team of kids solving mysteries, one for each letter of the alphabet. Trade paperback size, some wear, but a clean copy. Norway’s Karin Fossum created a series about Inspector Sejer so accomplished that the London Times ranked her among the 50 greatest crime writers of all time.

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The Zac Power Collection 4

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We've organized the list into three categories: History, Science and Biography. A few years ago, on a fluke after I happened to find your website, I entered a request for a search on a book I had read as a 5th grader in 1969 and had loved very much.. I am very grateful to the suggestions made but they have not found the book I am after. Bedlam Hospital has a disturbing problem: every night, at precisely Twelve Minutes to Midnight, the inmates begin feverishly writing gibberish—on paper, on the walls, on themselves; in pencil, in ink, in blood.

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Snowbound Mystery: The Boxcar Children Mysteries, Book 13

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A young boy Kenneth breaks a leg and is confined to bed for some weeks. There was a story about a little boy playing baseball, one about fairies, one with a little girl named Penelope and her cat, and one with a toucan who dyed her beak so she could be beautiful like the other tropical birds. An old white ( I believe ) male cat, muched loved by family, becomes increasingly slow. Continuously in print since 1865, this is a timeless classic of love and loyalty to share with a new generation.

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Wolfman Sam

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In the end he decides that his family is just right for him. Here's a website with basic historic information. The sing song style of this ABC book text is well suited to reading aloud so that younger kids can have the opportunity to audibly sound out words that they may have a problem with and getting them to discuss what they see in the illustrations will prove to be great fun as well. Check out Key to the Treasure and see if you can solve the mystery on your own.

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The Peace Book

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If so, the information must have been extremely sensitive to merit the bizarre circumstances of his incarceration. The author of this book, longtime New York Times reporter Joseph Treaster, was in the New Orleans city hall when Hurricane Katrina hit the city in 2005. I had to go through the juvie section A-D twice before I found the book. She comes upon a great hallway filled with doors, and once she figures out how to get through, she embarks upon a series of wacky, absurd adventures that are both humorous, and slightly frightening.

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Troll Blood

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Might be the one, depending if the troubled adolescent is Alison's daughter, or maybe flashbacks to Alison herself. The dough started to rise so high that the woman sat on the pan of dough to make it stop rising but it continued to rise and became so light that it floated away carrying the disagreeable woman with it. Just when Lucas thinks things can't get any worse, disastrous circumstances force him and Anna Marie, parentless and penniless, into the dark and unfriendly streets of Blastburn."

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Sherlock Holmes re-told for children: The Engineer's Thumb

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For more info on how to enable cookies, check out http://www.whatarecookies.com/. The yak helped save the townspeople from the flood, though he got very sick doing so. As time goes on, Jacob finds the task of caring for his family and his farm too much to bear alone. AN AMERICAN GHOST is the correct book. There was more text – about three sentences per page. Molly relies on the deciphering of her dreams, her "warrior-girl" courage and the support of her quirky but compassionate teacher to solve the mystery and rescue her parents.

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Swagger

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I remember the illustrations were very colorful. Seuss,though - the illustrations were water colors, I think, and I don't remember the whole book being rhymed. The child's thoughts are very "loud" in the second nice place where everyone has this ability. He is kept there as some sort of show for people. All I really remember is that a girl finds a mirror (maybe in her new home ?) and when she looks in it, she notices the room in the reflection is different. I didn't mention the alphabet burgers, hippy parents, or even the character of Fat Glenda.

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