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Jigsaw Jones: The Case of the Buried Treasure

Jigsaw Jones: The Case of the Buried Treasure

Jigsaw Jones Mysteries

James Preller

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Featuring friendship, school, family, and a diverse community, these early illustrated chapter books from James Preller have it all.

Got a mystery to solve? Jigsaw Jones is on the case. When Bigs Maloney finds a cryptic note in room 201 that supposedly leads to buried treasure, only Jigsaw can crack the riddle. Soon, the whole class is counting on him and Mila to strike gold. But one clue leads to another and when Jigsaw finally finds the treasure, it's not exactly what anybody expected.

James Preller's wry, witty Jigsaw Jones books are once again available to inspire the next generation of young readers, featuring both new titles and classroom classics!

This title has Common Core connections.



The Discovery

It all started when the little round thing-a-ma-whoosie fell off the whatsit on Bigs Maloney’s chair.

We had just opened our writing journals. Our teacher, Ms. Gleason,...

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James Preller

James Preller is the author of many acclaimed books for children including Six Innings, Bystander, The Fall, and the Scary Tales series. Jigsaw Jones, his beloved early chapter book series, has been popular among beginning readers and is now back in print for a new generation. James Preller lives in Delmar, New York, with his family. He maintains a blog on writing and travels to classrooms around the country.

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