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Playing for Pride

Timothy Tocher (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780689024535

Fifth-grader Laurie Bird Preston is no softball player--basketball is her sport. But with practice, patience, and help from Li Howard and an eccentric old woman with a mysterious past, she might just overcome her obstacles. Timothy Tocher's compelling series of sports books for girls ages 6-13 deal with sports action on the field and emotional issues off the field.

CYSM 1--The Secret of the Long-Lost Cousin

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9781442468993

Twelve-year-old amateur sleuths Hawkeye Collins and Amy Adams love to solve mysteries. They interview suspects and examine crime scenes looking for clues. Hawkeye and Amy share all their clues with readers, so readers can solve the mysteries too. As soon as the readers have come up with a solution, they can read Hawkeye and Amy's solutions in the back of the book (in mirror type) to find out if they've cracked the case. Each book contains 8 to 10 clue-filled mysteries that are exciting to read--and hard to put down. We're excited to present the first four titles in this series--redesigned to introduce the fun of solving mysteries to a new generation of readers. A stranger arrives at Hawkeye's house from Alaska, claiming he's a cousin of Hawkeye's mother. But something bothers Hawkeye. So in the middle of the night, he creeps to the living room to study an old family photo. His sharp eyes pick up important clues... How does Hawkeye decide whether the stranger is a real cousin or a phony?

CYSM 2--The Case of the Chocolate Snatcher

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9781442469006

Twelve-year-old amateur sleuths Hawkeye Collins and Amy Adams love to solve mysteries. They interview suspects and examine crime scenes looking for clues. Hawkeye and Amy share all their clues with readers, so readers can solve the mysteries too. As soon as the readers have come up with a solution, they can read Hawkeye and Amy's solutions in the back of the book (in mirror type) to find out if they've cracked the case. Each book contains 8 to 10 clue-filled mysteries that are exciting to read--and hard to put down. We're excited to present the first four titles in this series--redesigned to introduce the fun of solving mysteries to a new generation of readers. A drugstore clerk reports that a masked thief has just stolen a small fortune in fancy chocolates. The getaway car leads Hawkeye, Amy, and Sergeant Treadwell to three suspects. Each of them has a perfect alibi, but Hawkeye makes a lightning-fast sketch and cracks the case... How did Hawkeye know which suspect was lying?

CYSM 3--The Case of the Video Game Smugglers

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9781442469013

Twelve-year-old amateur sleuths Hawkeye Collins and Amy Adams love to solve mysteries. They interview suspects and examine crime scenes looking for clues. Hawkeye and Amy share all their clues with readers, so readers can solve the mysteries too. As soon as the readers have come up with a solution, they can read Hawkeye and Amy's solutions in the back of the book (in mirror type) to find out if they've cracked the case. Each book contains 8 to 10 clue-filled mysteries that are exciting to read--and hard to put down. We're excited to present the first four titles in this series--redesigned to introduce the fun of solving mysteries to a new generation of readers. Hawkeye, Amy, and Sergeant Treadwell must catch the crooks who stole the video game their computer club just invented. At the airport gate, Hawkeye sketches suspects who could be smuggling the flash drive. With only seconds to spare, he and Amy pick out the thief... How does Hawkeye spot the smuggler, and where is the flash drive hidden?

CYSM 4--The Case of the Mysterious Dognapper

Bruce Lansky (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9781442469020

Twelve-year-old amateur sleuths Hawkeye Collins and Amy Adams love to solve mysteries. They interview suspects and examine crime scenes looking for clues. Hawkeye and Amy share all their clues with readers, so readers can solve the mysteries too. As soon as the readers have come up with a solution, they can read Hawkeye and Amy's solutions in the back of the book (in mirror type) to find out if they've cracked the case. Each book contains 8 to 10 clue-filled mysteries that are exciting to read--and hard to put down. We're excited to present the first four titles in this series--redesigned to introduce the fun of solving mysteries to a new generation of readers. While Hawkeye and Amy are visiting Mrs. von Buttermore at her mansion, her Great Dane, Priceless, is stolen. Several people could be the dognapper, but Hawkeye and Amy take one look at the ransom note that arrives and immediately figure out who's guilty... How do Hawkeye and Amy know who took Priceless?