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The Mysterious Benedict Society

It’s hard to peg this book because it’s a little of so many good things: a little mystery, a little adventure, and a little fantasy. The Mysterious Benedict Society is Trenton Lee Stewart’s first in a series starring Reynie, Sticky, Kate, … Continue reading

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Detective LaRue: Letters from the Investigation

Ike is writing letters again.  Wrongly accused, as always, Detective Ike LaRue is determined to find the missing cats and clear his reputation. Full of twists and turns, Mark Teague’s funny mystery gives the reader everyone’s side of the story.  In … Continue reading

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