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Sammy Keyes and the Curse of Moustache Mary

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Now with a bright new paperback look, the fifth book in the middle-grade mystery series starring the Edgar Award-winning Sammy Keyes!

What's supposed to be a quiet weekend in the country turns into a crossroads adventure when Sammy and her friends meet Lucinda Huntley walking her 200-pound pig down the middle of the road. She tells them a true tale of the Wild West, a story of tough times, wagon trains, her great-grandma Moustache Mary, and a century-old family feud.

But this feud is hardly ancient history. Past and present collide — and combust! — when Mary's pioneer cabin burns to the ground. Sammy thinks the cause of the fire may be a hundred years old, but still, the gas can she finds near the scene of the crime is shiny and new. . . .

Synopsis:

Now with a bright new paperback look, the fifth book in the middle-grade mystery series starring the Edgar Award-winning Sammy Keyes!

What's supposed to be a quiet weekend in the country turns into a crossroads adventure when Sammy and her friends meet Lucinda Huntley walking her 200-pound pig down the middle of the road. She tells them a true tale of the Wild West, a story of tough times, wagon trains, her great-grandma Moustache Mary, and a century-old family feud.

But this feud is hardly ancient history. Past and present collide — and combust! — when Mary's pioneer cabin burns to the ground. Sammy thinks the cause of the fire may be a hundred years old, but still, the gas can she finds near the scene of the crime is shiny and new. . . .

Synopsis:

Sammy and her friends meet Lucinda Huntley. She tells them a true tale of the Wild West, of her great-grandma Moustache Mary, and a 100-year-old family feud. When Mary's cabin burns down, Sammy thinks the cause of the fire may be a hundred years old, but the gas can she finds near the scene of the crime is new.

About the Author

Wendelin Van Draanen is a winner of the Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Children's Mystery.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780440416432
Author:
Van Draanen, Wendelin
Publisher:
Yearling Books
Author:
Wendelin Van Draanen
Author:
Van Draanen, Wendelin
Location:
New York, N.Y.
Subject:
Mysteries, Espionage, & Detective Stories
Subject:
Mystery and detective stories
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Mysteries / Detective
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Fiction - Mystery
Subject:
New year
Subject:
Vendetta
Subject:
Mysteries & Detective Stories
Subject:
Humor : General
Subject:
Children s Middle Readers-General
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Juvenile Fiction-Mysteries, Espionage, & Detective Stories
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Sammy Keyes
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
20010231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
7.86x4.90x.70 in. .41 lbs.
Age Level:
from 10

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Product details 272 pages Random House Children's Books - English 9780440416432 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Now with a bright new paperback look, the fifth book in the middle-grade mystery series starring the Edgar Award-winning Sammy Keyes!

What's supposed to be a quiet weekend in the country turns into a crossroads adventure when Sammy and her friends meet Lucinda Huntley walking her 200-pound pig down the middle of the road. She tells them a true tale of the Wild West, a story of tough times, wagon trains, her great-grandma Moustache Mary, and a century-old family feud.

But this feud is hardly ancient history. Past and present collide — and combust! — when Mary's pioneer cabin burns to the ground. Sammy thinks the cause of the fire may be a hundred years old, but still, the gas can she finds near the scene of the crime is shiny and new. . . .

"Synopsis" by , Sammy and her friends meet Lucinda Huntley. She tells them a true tale of the Wild West, of her great-grandma Moustache Mary, and a 100-year-old family feud. When Mary's cabin burns down, Sammy thinks the cause of the fire may be a hundred years old, but the gas can she finds near the scene of the crime is new.
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