From the creator of the best-selling Polk Street School series--and winner of the Newbery Honor--comes The Adventures of Minnie and Max, a new series of chapter books about a plucky female detective and her trusty feline sidekick, Max. Minnie's brother, Orlando --owner of the Catfish Cafe--may not be sure of Minnie's detective work, but her new friend Cash and police officer Kitty the Klutz, are right behind her, helping her all the way. None of Minnie's money-making ideas have worked yet, but now she has a really brilliant idea--a detective agency. Her first case: to find Max's owner and to identify the e
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Patricia Reilly Giff is the author of many books for children. She lives in Weston, Connecticut.From AudioFile:
Ten-year-old Minnie is footloose and fancy-free for the summer. With no homework to do and no school schedule to adhere to, she decides to set up a detective agency to solve crimes, real or imagined. Lubotsky actually sounds credibly childlike, reading with innocence and exuberance. Her excitement about every "clue" she unearths conveys realistic youthfulness. However, many cats and characters make this story complicated for 4-6th graders. A.G.H. (c) AudioFile, Portland, Maine
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Book Description Viking Juvenile, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0670881805
Book Description Viking Juvenile, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0670881805
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