Do you see yourself as a sharp-eyed private investigator, capable of thoroughly examining evidence, checking all the facts, and coming to a sound conclusion? If the answer is “yes,” then this entertaining collection of solve-it-yourself mini-mysteries is just the book for you.
You’ll find 41 challenging cases involving robbery, murder, jewel heists, arson, embezzlement, and other criminal activities. They’re all here in concise, carefully constructed scenarios featuring hapless victims of suspicious redheads, scheming socialites, and assorted crooks.
As a would-be detective, you’re invited to crack The Case of The Attic Arsonist, The Case of The Bashful Bullet, The Case of The Bomb in the Bon-Bons, The Case of The Conked Clerk, The Case of The Dapper Dead-Beat, and 36 other intriguing puzzles. Junior-grade sleuths can check their crime-solving conclusions by reading the solutions at the end of each story.
Reprint of More Solv-A-Crime, Scholastic Book Services, New York, 1976.
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|Author/Editor||A. C. Gordon|
|Grade level||5 and Up (ages 10 and up)|
|Dimensions||5 x 8|