The Mystery of the Stolen Statue

Author: George E. Stanley
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780689864919
Release Date: 2004-11-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

While on a field trip to a local art museum, the Third-Grade Detectives investigate the disappearance of a fifteenth-century statue of Joan of Arc.

Strike Out Scare

Author: Carolyn Keene
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442483491
Release Date: 2012-11-20
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The girls have joined the Mahoney Marlins junior baseball team! Nancy will pitch, Bess will catch, and George will play shortstop. The girls are excited, but Bess worries that baseball isn’t exactly her thing. However, Bess turns out to be an amazing hitter and she quickly earns the nickname “Home Run Bess.” Bess thinks her newly found talent is thanks to her lucky bat, which she calls “Magic Bill.” But one day she discovers that Magic Bill is missing! Can Nancy find Bess’s bat in time for the big game, or is Bess destined to strike out?

The Circus Scare

Author: Carolyn Keene
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442459106
Release Date: 2012-03-20
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Come one, come all! The circus is coming to River Heights! The flyers claim this circus will be the biggest and best show around, with the funniest clowns, the cutest animals, and the most daring acrobats. Nancy and the Clue Crew can't wait to see it! But when the performers are forced to go on without some very important props, Nancy begins to wonder, Is someone clowning around with this circus? She's not sure, but one thing is certain -- what Nancy and the Clue Crew discover proves that the circus really is the greatest show on Earth!

Space Case

Author: Carolyn Keene
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442483453
Release Date: 2012-11-13
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Nancy, George, and Bess can’t believe the out-of-this-world contest McCormick’s grocery store is having—the kid who guess the number of jelly beans in the jar wins a trip to a space camp! Nancy is superexcited because she has been studying the stars and planets with her brand-new telescope, and space camp would be just the thing to test her new skills. But then the jelly-bean jar goes missing, and it looks like no one will get the chance to blast off to space camp. Who would steal a jelly-bean jar? Nancy must use her star-power detective skills to find out!

The Singing Suspects

Author: Carolyn Keene
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416900870
Release Date: 2005-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Nancy and her friends form a singing group called the Spy Girlz and enter a contest to win tickets to an Eric Stanley concert, but they find themselves in the middle of a mystery when their borrowed sunglasses, that once belonged to the singer, disappear.

The Bunny Hop Hoax

Author: Carolyn Keene
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442483484
Release Date: 2012-11-20
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Nancy’s friends are sad because the class hamster has gone missing. Poor Nibbles. But then Katie brings in a bunny named Bun Franklin to be the new class pet! Everyone is thrilled, and now they can began preparing for the Spring Fair. But soon enough someone starts wrecking the class’s Spring Fair projects, and everyone thinks it must be Bun Franklin! Mrs. Reynolds is afraid he can’t stay. But Nancy is sure it’s not Bun—how can she prove it? It takes a lot of clue hunting and sleuthing for Nancy to realize that what she’s uncovered just may solve two mysteries at once!

The Case of the Bank Robbing Bandit

Author: George E. Stanley
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780689864896
Release Date: 2004-07-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

While volunteering at the blood drive, Noelle and Todd learn of the bank robberies in town and get the Third-Grade Detectives involved with the case.

Pony Problems

Author: Carolyn Keene
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439103410
Release Date: 2008-06-30
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

This pony knows quite a few tricks! A new petting zoo has opened in River Heights. Nancy, George, and Bess can't wait to check it out -- the zoo has the cutest shetland pony named Buttons. And it looks like the Clue Crew won't have to wait very long to get a glimpse of Buttons -- he keeps escaping from his pen and showing up all over town! He's getting pretty famous for eating the flowers in everyone's front lawns. As much as Nancy secretly wishes Buttons would turn up on her lawn, she knows it's important to make sure he stays put. The only trouble is, no one knows how he's getting out. Sounds like it's time for the Clue Crew to saddle up and settle this pony problem!

Popular Series Fiction for K 6 Readers

Author: Rebecca L. Thomas
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 1591582032
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Education

Because of their popularity, books in series are great vehicles for fostering literacy among all types of readers, who are almost always adamant about reading every title in the series--in series order. Yet traditional information sources on children's and YA literature include very little about series fiction, so librarians often have difficulty managing this literature. This guide will be a rich resource and time-saver for librarians who work with children. It introduces users to the best and most popular fiction series of today, covering more than 1,000 series with over 10,000 titles, appropriate for elementary readers. Annotations also indicate series and titles accepted by some of the popular electronic reading programs (e.g., Accelerated Reading, Reading First). A numbered list of titles in the series follows.

King s Courage

Author: Stacia Deutsch
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442495371
Release Date: 2013-12-31
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Mr. Caruthers' History Club once again travels back in time, but this time they have to babysit Jacob and Zack's brother, Gabe, while convincing Dr. Martin Luther King to lead the voting-rights march to Montgomery, Alabama, in 1965.

Bell s Breakthrough

Author: Stacia Deutsch
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442495364
Release Date: 2013-12-31
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Abigail, Jacob, Zack, and Bo travel back in time to watch Alexander Graham Bell invent the telephone, but discover instead that he has put his invention on hold so they try to convince the stubborn inventor to get back on track.

Ich bin Nummer Vier

Author: Pittacus Lore
Publisher: Aufbau Digital
ISBN: 9783841202291
Release Date: 2011-03-11
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Wir sehen aus wie ihr. Wir reden wie ihr. Aber wir sind nicht wie ihr. Wir haben Kräfte jenseits eurer Vorstellungskraft. Wir sind stärker und schneller als alles, was ihr je gesehen habt. Wir wollten eins werden und den Feind bekämpfen. Aber sie haben uns gefunden. Nun sind wir auf der Flucht. Wir leben unter euch, ohne dass ihr es bemerkt. Aber sie wissen es. Neun außerirdische Teenager fliehen auf die Erde, nachdem ihr Heimatplanet Lorien von einem schrecklichen Feind zerstört wurde. Auf der Erde tarnen sie sich als High School-Schüler, immer auf der Flucht. John Smith ist das nächste Opfer. Und dann verliebt sich Nummer Vier ...

Das Spiel der G tter 1

Author: Steven Erikson
Publisher: Blanvalet Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 9783641089771
Release Date: 2012-05-31
Genre: Fiction

Das malazanische Imperium ist ein Moloch, der sich mit Hilfe seiner Magier und Soldaten unerbittlich ausbreitet. Jetzt soll die letzte freie Stadt fallen. Doch eine ominöse Macht verweigert den Truppen der Kaiserin den letzten Sieg: Über Darujhistan schwebt aus heiterem Himmel eine riesige Festung und versetzt alle Welt in helle Aufregung ...