Synopses & Reviews
Nate the Great
When Nate gets an urgent call from Annie about a lost picture, he immediately plunges into his new and baffling case with the cool detachment of a Sam Spade. Nate, the boy detective who likes to work alone, solves the mystery and tracks down the culprit. In the process, he also discovers the whereabouts of Super Hex, the missing cat.
Nate the Great Goes Undercover
Nate the Great has his first night case Somebody is raiding Oliver's garbage can each night, but who? The list of suspects is long. Nate courageously encounters a skunk and a telephone pole, but not until he goes under cover of the garbage can lid does he narrow the suspects down to one.
Nate the Great and the Halloween Hunt
It is Halloween night and Nate's good friend Rosamond needs his help. Her cat Little Hex is missing. Little Hex hates Halloween, so maybe he is hiding. Or is he lost? Nate and his trusty dog, Sludge, take the case and hunt in the night for Little Hex. They pass robots, pirates, and witches. But where will they find Little Hex?
Nate the Great and the Monster Mess
Nate loves his mother's Monster Cookies, but now her recipe is missing Nate the great has never solved a case for his mother before. Can he do it? With his dog, Sludge, they look, sniff, climb up, bend down, push, and pull. Can Nate the Great ever hope to eat those wonderful cookies again?
This four-story collection includes:
Nate the Great and the Phony Clue
Early one morning, a torn slip of paper with the mysterious letters VITA appears on Nate the Greats doorstep. He and his faithful dog, Sludge, set off to solve this latest mystery.
Nate the Great and the Missing Key
Nate doesnt especially want to go to a birthday party for Annies dog Fang. But he cant resist a mystery-and when Annie loses her house key and cant get inside to set up the party, Nate and his trusty dog, Sludge, are hot on the trail.
Nate the Great and the Snowy Trail
Nate the Great, super sleuth, has his work cut out for him when Rosamond loses his birthday present. He and his dog Sludge must face snow, ice, and ferocious-looking Fang, Annies dog, to solve the case.
Nate the Great and the Crunchy Christmas
Annies dog is unhappy. When Fang is unhappy, everyone is unhappy. Especially Nate the Great. So Nate agrees to sniff out Fangs mysteriously missing Christmas mail.
This audio collection contains four favorite Nate the Great stories: "Nate the Great and the Phony Clue, Nate the Great and the Missing Key, Nate the Great and the Snowy Trail," and "Nate the Great and the Crunchy Christmas."
About the Author
Marjorie Weinman Sharmat has written more than 130 books for children and young adults, which have been translated into seventeen languages. She lives with her husband in Tuscon, Arizona.