Synopses & Reviews
Pete's not afraid of anything. If there's a mystery to be solved, he's your cat. Pete is Alex's cat. And since Alex and his family moved into the new housing development, Pete is Alex's only friend, too. Things start looking up for Alex and Pete when Rocky, a boy Alex's age, moves in next door. But Rocky isn't very friendly, and Alex starts to suspect he's hiding something. And when the neighborhood is terrorized by a rash of fires and vandalism, Pete knows that he's got to investigate.
A quick, exciting read. (School Library Journal)
Kehret packs a lot of action and tension in this easy-to-handle mystery. (Booklist)
Alex, his family, and his cat Pete have moved into a new housing development. When Rocky, a boy Alex's age, moves in next door, Alex hopes to become friends. But Rocky isn't very friendly, and Alex starts to suspect he's hiding something.