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Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Kin Platt

KIN PLATT (1911-2003) had a varied and illustrious career, writing for radio, comics, and television, and publishing over thirty books, including two adventures in the Alfred Hitchcock and the Three Investigators series, and the Edgar Award- winning young adult novel Sinbad and Me.

A Mystery for Thoreau

A Mystery for Thoreau

Kin Platt; Foreword by Christopher J. Platt
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

Sixteen-year-old Oliver Puckle, news gatherer for the Concord Freeman in the summer of 1846, has his work cut out for him when word arrives of a gruesome murder at Walden Pond. It seems...

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