Brand: Puffin Books

Product Code: 9780142402870

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Brief Description:
Cam uses her photographic memory to catch a thief disguised as a ghost.

Brief Description:
"First published in the United States of Americaby Viking ... , 1996"--T.p. verso.

Biographical Note:

David A. Adler ( and is the author of more than 175 children's books. Before becoming a children's book author, he taught math and science, and completed master's degrees in marketing and economics. He lives in Woodmere, New York.

Marc Notes:
Originally published as: Cam Jansen and the ghostly mystery.;Originally published: New York: Viking, 1996.;Cam uses her photographic memory to catch a thief disguised as a ghost.

Publisher Marketing:
Cam's on line to buy tickets for a concert, but now she's got more than she bargained for -- a new mystery to solve! Someone dressed as a ghost is scaring people on line. Is he also stealing their wallets? Cam thinks so, but she's got to rely on her amazing photographic memory to un-mask the thief. "Adler delivers another satisfying story."-- "School Library Journal"

Publisher Marketing:
No mystery is too great for super-sleuth Cam Jansen and her amazing photographic memory!

Mysteries follow super-sleuth Cam Jansen everywhere she goes...even to a ticket booth. Cam, Eric, and Aunt Molly are in line to buy concert tickets when a person in a ghost costume starts scaring people. The ghost scares an old man, and he falls down. Then the woman in the ticket booth is robbed. Can Cam find the connection--and the thief?

The Cam Jansen books are perfect for young readers who are making the transition to chapter books, and Cam is a spunky young heroine whom readers have loved for over two decades.

Review Citations:
  • School Library Journal 12/01/1996 pg. 84 (EAN 9780670868728, Hardcover)
  • Booklist 01/01/1997 pg. 855 (EAN 9780670868728, Hardcover)
  • Booklist 04/15/1997 pg. 1426 (EAN 9780670868728, Hardcover)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/1996 pg. 56 (EAN 9780670868728, Hardcover)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/1997 (EAN 9780670868728, Hardcover)