January joker /Material type: BookSeries: Roy, Ron, Calendar mysteries: Publisher: New York : Random House, 2009Edition: 1st ed.Description: 74 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9780375956614 (lib. bdg.) :; 0375956611 (lib. bdg.); 9780375856617 (pbk.); 0375856617 (pbk.).Title notes: $12.99 2/27/2010 (hm)Subject(s): Mystery and detective stories | Extraterrestrial beings -- Fiction | Twins -- Fiction | Brothers and sisters -- Fiction | Cousins -- Fiction | Practical jokes -- Fiction | Mystery and detective stories -- Juvenile fiction | Extraterrestrial beings -- Juvenile fiction | Twins -- Juvenile fiction | Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction | Cousins -- Juvenile fiction | Practical jokes -- Juvenile fiction | Chapter books | High interest-low vocabulary booksSummary: Seven-year-olds Bradley, Brian, Nate, and Lucy make observations and gather clues that convince them that their older siblings, cousin, and animals have been captured by hungry space aliens.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
<p>It's a mystery every month from popular A to Z Mysteries author Ron Roy!<br> <br> January is for Joker... <br> <br> In the first book of the Calendar Mysteries--an early chapter book mystery series featuring the younger siblings of the A to Z Mysteries detectives--Green Lawn has a problem! When Bradley Pinto wakes up in the night to strange lights in his backyard, he wonders if there are aliens in town. When he sees three-toed tracks in the snow, he's sure of it. His twin, Brian, and friends Lucy and Nate aren't so certain. But then Lucy's cousin Dink, the twins' brother Josh, and Nate's sister Ruth Rose all disappear. Are there really aliens in Green Lawn? And where could they be taking Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose?<br> <br> Parents, teachers, and librarians agree that these highly collectible chapter books are perfect for emerging readers and any kid who love mysteries!</p> <br> <br> <br> From the Trade Paperback edition.
$12.99 2/27/2010 (hm)
"A Stepping Stone book."
Seven-year-olds Bradley, Brian, Nate, and Lucy make observations and gather clues that convince them that their older siblings, cousin, and animals have been captured by hungry space aliens.