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The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit

The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit
 

Twelve-year-old Randi, unhappy about moving from Brooklyn to Deer Creek, Tennessee, after her mother's death, soon finds new friends and a case to solve surrounding a stolen time capsule and rumors of a centuries-old treasure.

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ISBN 9781442476813
Barcode 9781442476813
Published 15 October 2013 by Misc - United Book Distributor
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By Spencer, Octavia
Illustrated by To, Vivienne
Series Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective (part: 01)
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ISBN-13 9781442476813
ISBN-10 1442476818
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Imprint Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Publication Date 15 October 2013
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Spencer, Octavia
Illustrated by To, Vivienne
Series Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective (part: 01)
Category Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Crime & Mystery
Number of Pages 214
Dimensions Width: 145mm
Height: 213mm
Spine: 23mm
Weight 159g
Interest Age 8-12 years
Reading Age 8-12 years
Library of Congress Detective and mystery stories, Single-parent families, Mystery and detective stories, Treasure troves, Time capsules
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code 460009

Description of this Book

Meet Randi Rhodes, the world's first ninja detective! Mystery abounds in this delightful new middle grade series from Academy Award-winning actress Octavia Spencer.Deer Creek is a small town whose only hope for survival is the success of their Founder's Day Festival. But the festival's main attraction, a time capsule that many people believe hold the town's treasure, has gone missing. Randi Rhodes and her best friend, D.C., are Bruce Lee-inspired ninjas and local detectives determined to solve the case. Even if it means investigating in a haunted cabin and facing mean old Angus McCarthy, prime suspect. They have three days to find the treasure...the future of their whole town is at stake! Will these kids be able to save the day?

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Author's Bio

A veteran character actress and one of Hollywood's most sought-after talents, Octavia Spencer has become a familiar fixture on both television and silver screen. Her critically acclaimed performance as Minny in the DreamWorks feature film The Help won her a 2012 Academy Award, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe Award, a SAG Award, and a Broadcast Film Critics' Choice Award, among countless other honors. Octavia is a native of Montgomery, Alabama, and holds a BS in Liberal Arts from Auburn University. She lives in Los Angeles. Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective: The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit was her first novel. Vivienne To has illustrated several books, including The Underland Chronicles by Suzanne Collins and the Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective series by Octavia Spencer. As a child, she had two pet mice escape. She currently lives in Sydney, Australia, with her partner and her ginger cat. Visit her at VivienneTo.com.

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