Kid Detective's Handbook

Kid Detective's Handbook

by William Vivian Butler, Sue Dennen
     
 
Based on the fundamentals of crime detection from experts at Scotland Yard and the FBI, this book shows you how to develop your powers of observation, track and analyze clues, interview suspects, and make deductions. Now you'll have everything you need to solve crimes in and around your home, school, and neighborhood. Plus the book is chock-full of fun facts about the

Overview

Based on the fundamentals of crime detection from experts at Scotland Yard and the FBI, this book shows you how to develop your powers of observation, track and analyze clues, interview suspects, and make deductions. Now you'll have everything you need to solve crimes in and around your home, school, and neighborhood. Plus the book is chock-full of fun facts about the exciting world of crime detection.The kit includes a detective handbook, magnifying glass, nontoxic ink pad, notebook and pencil, chalk, ruler, paintbrush and I.D. card.

Editorial Reviews

Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Cracking cases is a piece of cake with the aid of The Kid Detective's Handbook by William Vivian Butler, illus. by Sue Dennen. Packaged in a clear plastic carrying case, the book offers handy tips on such topics as using and breaking secret codes, interviewing suspects and spotting counterfeit bills. A variety of tools, including magnifying glass, pencil, chalk and pad, helps would-be crime-solvers put their skills to the test (Little, Brown, $15.95, ages 7-12 ISBN 0-316-19951-6 Sept.).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780316199513
Publisher:
Little, Brown and Company
Publication date:
09/28/1995
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
9.45(w) x 8.87(h) x 1.44(d)
Age Range:
7 - 12 Years

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >