Brand: Random House Books for Young Readers

Product Code: 9780375802720

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Brief Description:
When someone steals the money the town has been collecting to help the ducks, Josh and his friends try to find the thief.


Brief Description:
When someone steals the money the town's been collecting to help the ducks, Josh and his friends try to find the thief.


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:
"A to Z Mysteries #17
Q is for "Quicksand. . . .
Everyone in Green Lawn is quaking about the ducks that keep crossing River Road. But just when the town raises enough cash to build a special duck bridge, the money is stolen! Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose are on a quest to find the culprit. But to catch their quarry, the kids have to go wading . . . through quicksand!


Marc Notes:
A Stepping Stone book.;When someone steals the money the town has been collecting to help the ducks, Josh and his friends try to find the thief.;Grades: 2-4.


Brief Description:
Everyone in Green Lawn is quacking about the ducks that keep crossing River Road. But just when the town raises enough cash to build a special duck bridge, the money is stolen! Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose are on a quest to find the culprit. But to catch their quarry, the kids have to go wading through quicksand! Illustrations.


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!

Q is for Quicksand . . . Quack, quack--ducks crossing! Green Lawn is raising funds for a special bridge to keep ducks safe when they cross River Road. But then the money is stolen! Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose are on a quest to get it back. Not even quicksand can stop them. . . .


Review Citations:
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2002 pg. 72 (EAN 9780375802720, Paperback)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2003 pg. 72 (EAN 9780375802720, Paperback)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2002 pg. 72 (EAN 9780375902727, Library Binding)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2003 pg. 72 (EAN 9780375902727, Library Binding)