The Treasure of Dead Man's Lane and Other Case Files

Saxby Smart, Private Detective: Book 2

Saxby Smart, Private Detective (Volume 2)

Simon Cheshire; Illustrated by R. W. Alley

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Put on your detective hat . . . Take out your magnifying glass. The Saxby Smart series lets readers solve the case!
 
Using wit, logic, and the help of his friends, young detective Saxby Smart is back to work, recovering a valuable comic book, searching for hidden treasure, and keeping intruders out of the neighborhood. Saxby records the facts for three new cases in his notebook, laying out all the clues readers need to solve the mysteries on their own.

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Praise for The Treasure of Dead Man's Lane and Other Case Files

“Outstanding fare for young armchair Sherlocks.”—Booklist, Starred Review
 
“The cases are timely and twisting enough to keep the light bulb bright in the young sleuth’s mind.”—Kirkus Reviews
 
“Saxby will appeal to mystery fanatics and fans of Nancy Drew, the Hardy Boys, and Encyclopedia Brown.”—School Library Journal

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THE TREASURE OF DEAD MAN’S LANE AND OTHER CASE FILES by Simon Cheshire, R.W. AlleyKirkus Book Reviews
Read the Kirkus Review of THE TREASURE OF DEAD MAN’S LANE AND OTHER CASE FILES Saxby Smart: Private Detective, Book 2. Middle-grader Saxby Smart is back in his Thinking Chair for three more stories in this second volume of his mystery series (The Curse of the Ancient Mask and Other Case Files, 2009).
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Simon Cheshire; Illustrated by R. W. Alley

Simon Cheshire, of Warwick, England, published his first book in the U.K. in 1997. Since then, his books have been published in many languages worldwide.
 
Best known for illustrating the Paddington Bear series, R. W. Alley has illustrated more than seventy books, including There’s A Wolf At The Door, written by his wife, Zoë. He lives in Barrington, Rhode Island.

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The Treasure of Dead Man's Lane and Other Case Files
Saxby Smart, Private Detective: Book 2
Simon Cheshire; Illustrated by R. W. Alley

Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback
Square Fish
November 2011
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780312674342
ISBN10: 0312674341
Middle-Grade Fiction
5 3/16 x 7 5/8 inches, 224 pages, black-and-white line art
Age Range: 8 to 12
Grade Range: 3 to 7
$6.99

Hardcover

Hardcover
Roaring Brook Press
May 2010
Hardcover
ISBN: 9781596434752
ISBN10: 1596434759
Middle-Grade Fiction
5 1/2 x 7 5/8 inches, 208 pages, Includes black-and-white line art
Age Range: 8 to 11
Grade Range: 3 to 6
$15.99

e-Book Agency

e-Book Agency
Roaring Brook Press
May 2010
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781429947961
ISBN10: 1429947969
Middle-Grade Fiction208 pages
Age Range: 8 to 11
Grade Range: 3 to 6
$4.98
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