Brand: Random House Books for Young Readers

Product Code: 9780679884491

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Brief Description:
Third-grader Dink and his detective friends hope to receive a big reward by finding the person whose video recorder picked up a picture of the local bank robber.


Biographical Note:
RON ROY has been writing books for children since 1974. He is the author of dozens of books, including the popular A to Z Mysteries(R), Calendar Mysteries, and Capital Mysteries. When not working on a new book, Ron likes to teach tricks to his dog Pal, play poker with friends, travel, and read thrilling mystery books.

STEPHEN GILPIN is the award-winning illustrator of dozens of children's books, including the popular and very funny Pirate Mom. He brings his fresh, kid-friendly style to all the covers of the A to Z Mysteries(R) series.


Jacket Description/Flap:
B is for Bandit... The Green Lawn Savings Bank has been robbed! When a private detective comes to Dink's door looking for the kid who videotaped the crime, Dink and his friends volunteer to find him. After all, there's a reward! But tracking down one red-headed kid isn't so easy, especially if he doesn't want to be found. Can the trio find that kid--and his tape--before the bandit does?


Marc Notes:
A stepping stone book.;B--Spine;RL: 2.7 006-009--Cover p. [4];Third-grader Dink and his detective friends hope to receive a big reward by finding the person whose video recorder picked up a picture of the local bank robber.


Publisher Marketing:

Help Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose solve mysteries from A to Z!

Kids love collecting the entire alphabet and super editions! With over 8 million copies in print, the A to Z Mysteries(R) have been hooking chapter book readers on mysteries and reading for years. Now this classic kid favorite is back with a bright new look!

B is for Bandit . . . There's a bank robber in Green Lawn! A red-haired kid took a video of the crime, but nobody can find him. Without the video, will the robber go free? Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose must track down that kid--before the bandit does!



Review Citations:
  • School Library Journal 01/01/1998 pg. 92 (EAN 9780679884491, Paperback)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/1997 (EAN 9780679884491, Paperback)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/1997 pg. 64 (EAN 9780679984498, Library Binding)
  • School Library Journal 01/01/1998 pg. 92 (EAN 9780679984498, Library Binding)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/1997 (EAN 9780679984498, Library Binding)
  • School Library Journal 01/01/1998 pg. 92 (EAN 9780606126137, Prebound-Sewn)