Brand: Yearling Books

Product Code: 9780440461265

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Brief Description:
Nate the Great solves the mystery of the missing picture.


Jacket Description/Flap:
Shortly after a breakfast generously supplied with pancakes, Natethe Great got an urgent call from Annie.
"I lost a picture," said Annie. "Can you help me find it?"
"Of course," said Nate. "I have found lost balloons, books, slippers, chickens. Even a lost goldfish. Now I, Nate the Great, will find a lost picture."
"Oh, good," Annie said.
Nate, with the cool detachment of a Sam Spade, immediately plunges into his new and baffling case. Getting all the facts, asking the right questions, narrowing down the suspects. 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.


Brief Description:
"Reprinted by arrangement with Delacorte Press"--T.p. verso.


Brief Description:
Includes 16 p. of "extra fun activities."


Marc Notes:
Extra fun activities inside!;Nate the Great solves the mystery of the missing picture. Includes related facts, jokes, recipes, and activities.;RL: 2.0.;006-009.


Biographical Note:
MARJORIE WEINMAN SHARMAT has written more than 130 books for children and young adults, as well as movie and TV novelizations. Her books have been translated into twenty-four languages. The award-winning Nate the Great series, hailed in Booklist as "groundbreaking," has resulted in Nate's real-world appearances in many New York Times crossword puzzles, sporting a milk mustache in magazines and posters, residing on more than 28 million boxes of Cheerios, and touring the country in musical theater. Marjorie Weinman Sharmat and her husband, Mitchell Sharmat, have also coauthored many books, including titles in both the Nate the Great and the Olivia Sharp series.

MARC SIMONT won the Caldecott Medal for his artwork in A Tree Is Nice by Janice May Uldry, as well as a Caldecott Honor for his own book, The Stray Dog. He illustrated the first twenty books in the Nate the Great series.


Review Quotes:
Praise for the Nate the Great Series

"Kids will like Nate the Great." -- School Library Journal, Starred Review

"A consistently entertaining series." -- Booklist

"Loose, humorous chalk and watercolor spots help turn this beginning reader into a page-turner." -- Publishers Weekly

"Nate, Sludge, and all their friends have been delighting beginning readers for years." -- Kirkus Reviews

" They don't come any cooler than Nate the Great." -- The Huffington Post


Publisher Marketing:
Shortly after a breakfast generously supplied with pancakes, Natethe Great got an urgent call from Annie.

"I lost a picture, " said Annie. "Can you help me find it?"

"Of course, " said Nate. "I have found lost balloons, books, slippers, chickens. Even a lost goldfish. Now I, Nate the Great, will find a lost picture."

"Oh, good, " Annie said.

Nate, with the cool detachment of a Sam Spade, immediately plunges into his new and baffling case. Gatting all the facts, asking the right questions, narrowing down the suspects. 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.



Publisher Marketing:
Join the world's greatest detective, Nate the Great, as he solves the mystery of the lost picture! Perfect for beginning readers and the Common Core, this long-running chapter book series will encourage children to problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries!

CAN NATE SOLVE THE CASE FOR HIS FRIEND ANNIE?

Nate the Great has a new case! His friend Annie has lost a picture. She wants Nate to help her find it. Nate the Great must get all the facts, ask the right questions, and narrow the list of suspects so he can solve the mystery.

Visit Nate the Great and Sludge!
NatetheGreatBooks.com

Praise for the Nate the Great Series

"Kids will like Nate the Great." -- School Library Journal, Starred

"A consistently entertaining series." -- Booklist

"Loose, humorous chalk and watercolor spots help turn this beginning reader into a page-turner." -- Publishers Weekly

"Nate, Sludge, and all their friends have been delighting beginning readers for years." -- Kirkus Reviews

" They don't come any cooler than Nate the Great." -- The Huffington Post


Review Citations:
  • Wilson Children's Catalog 04/11/2019 (EAN 9780440461265, Paperback)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2002 pg. 63 (EAN 9780385900683, Hardcover)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2003 pg. 63 (EAN 9780385900683, Hardcover)