Fire (Losing Christina, No.3)

By Caroline B. Cooney

Christina is familiar with the Shevvingtons have left a path of hollowed-out, misplaced women in psychological hospitals around the kingdom, and he or she has obvious the key records that turn out it. however the Shevvingtons are decided to damage the proof ­ and Christina. This time, they are going to use fireplace. They stuff her pocketbook packed with matchbooks, scribble flames over her category notes ­ something they could do to make it appear like Christina is passionate about hearth and a risk to herself and others. With summer time holiday and security simply weeks away, Christina needs to make one final determined try to retain her sanity ­ and her existence. this is often publication 3 within the wasting CHRISTINA sequence.

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The Case of the Crooked Carnival (Doyle and Fossey, Science Detectives)

By Michele Torrey

Science super-sleuths Drake Doyle and Nell Fossey are back—this time in a never-before-published addition to the preferred sequence! They’ve received an exhilarating number of instances, too:  Are ghosts and ghouls maintaining Edgar Glum wakeful? Have extraterrestrial beings invaded Mossy Swamp?  What’s the crooked video game everyone’s wasting on the carnival? And why is the city bridge going bananas? children can have enjoyable following the clues—and studying approximately such genuine medical rules as amplification, ecosystems, magnetic fields, and extra.  Plus, budding Doyles and Fosseys will locate real experiments to try!

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"Shouldn't You Be in School?" (All the Wrong Questions)

By Lemony Snicket

Is Lemony Snicket a detective or a smoke detector?

Do you scent smoke? younger apprentice Lemony Snicket is investigating a case of arson yet quickly unearths himself enveloped within the ever-increasing secret that haunts the city of Stain'd-by-the-Sea. who's surroundings the fires? What secrets and techniques are hidden within the division of schooling? Why are such a lot of schoolchildren at risk? Is all of it the paintings of the infamous villain Hangfire? How may you even ask that? what sort of schooling have you ever had?

Maybe you will be in school?

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The Clue in the Embers (Hardy Boys, Book 35)

By Franklin W. Dixon

Tony Prito enlists assistance from his detective acquaintances Frank and Joe Hardy whilst a sinister stranger calls for that Tony promote him the weird curio assortment he has simply inherited. whereas the lads are discussing this suspicious incident, the stranger, Valez, phones and threatens Tony. that very same afternoon the 3 boys gather the instances of curios at a freight station just for Joe’s lifestyles to be in danger on their as far back as Tony’s apartment. tomorrow a seaman claims medallions within the assortment that coincidently pass lacking. Did Valez thieve them? And what was once their value. Unraveling the clues during this intriguing secret takes the Hardys and their associates to a desolate quarter in Guatemala and immediately into the palms of a gang of risky thugs.

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