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Dead Guys Talk (Wild Willie Mystery)

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After receiving an unsigned note with an urgent plea for help and a map to the town cemetery, Willie, Kyle, and Lucy discover that someone is planning on relocating the cemetery's bodies and building a new mall on the property. But more puzzling is the mystery of who their client is. Illustrations.

Synopsis:

After receiving an unsigned note with an urgent plea for help and a map to the cemetery, best friends and detectives Willie, Kyle, and Lucy discover that someone is planning on relocating the cemetery's bodies and building a new mall on the property. The nature of this case makes the Scarface detectives more than a little nervous, so they hire Chuckie, the neighborhood bully, as a bodyguard, and set about finding out just who is planning on moving the dead guys as well as figuring out a way to stop them. But more puzzling than the case itself is the mystery of who their client is. Could it be Loony Lorraine, the deceased detective whose old office is the detectives' headquarters? Can dead guys talk? Once again, Barbara Joosse has created a hilarious, spooky, kid-friendly story perfect for all 7-to-10-year-olds, particularly reluctant readers.

About the Author

'Barbara M. Joosse is the author of many books for children, including the four previous Wild Willie books and the best-selling Mama, Do You Love Me? (Chronicle). She lives in Cedarburg, Wisconsin.Abby Carter has illustrated many picture and chapter books, including, most recently, Slithery Jake, published by HarperCollins. Her work also appears on Fresh Samantha beverage bottles. She lives in Hadlyme, Connecticut.'

Product Details

ISBN:
9780618306664
Subtitle:
A Wild Willie Mystery
Publisher:
Clarion Books
Illustrator:
Carter, Abby
Author:
Joosse, Barbara
Author:
Carter, Abby
Author:
Joosse, Barbara M.
Location:
New York
Subject:
Friendship
Subject:
Mysteries, Espionage, & Detective Stories
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Mysteries / Detective
Subject:
Cemeteries
Subject:
Mysteries & Detective Stories
Subject:
Children s Middle Readers-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Picture book
Series:
Wild Willie Mystery
Publication Date:
April 2006
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from 3 to 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
8.60x6.64x.59 in. .63 lbs.
Age Level:
08-10

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After receiving an unsigned note with an urgent plea for help and a map to the cemetery, best friends and detectives Willie, Kyle, and Lucy discover that someone is planning on relocating the cemetery's bodies and building a new mall on the property. The nature of this case makes the Scarface detectives more than a little nervous, so they hire Chuckie, the neighborhood bully, as a bodyguard, and set about finding out just who is planning on moving the dead guys as well as figuring out a way to stop them. But more puzzling than the case itself is the mystery of who their client is. Could it be Loony Lorraine, the deceased detective whose old office is the detectives' headquarters? Can dead guys talk? Once again, Barbara Joosse has created a hilarious, spooky, kid-friendly story perfect for all 7-to-10-year-olds, particularly reluctant readers.
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