The Mysterious Cases Of Mr. Pin
  • The Mysterious Cases Of Mr. Pin
  • The Mysterious Cases Of Mr. Pin

The Mysterious Cases Of Mr. Pin

by Mary Elise Monsell, Eileen Christelow
     
 

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Can a rock hopper penguin save Smiling Sally's Diner from extortion? Meet Mr. Pin, just arrived from the South Pole, who has a sharp eye for clues, unusual talents, and a strong taste for chocolate.

"Lively plotting, staccato, deadpan delivery in whimsical parody of Dashiell Hammett; an economical style and carefully controlled repetition of ideas and phrases . and

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Overview

Can a rock hopper penguin save Smiling Sally's Diner from extortion? Meet Mr. Pin, just arrived from the South Pole, who has a sharp eye for clues, unusual talents, and a strong taste for chocolate.

"Lively plotting, staccato, deadpan delivery in whimsical parody of Dashiell Hammett; an economical style and carefully controlled repetition of ideas and phrases . and an engaging hero combine in these three genuinely funny, brief mysteries."-Kirkus

An IRA/CBC Children's Choice

"Kids will like this penguin detective . and will cheer him on."-ALA Booklist

"An inviting, non-threatening, easy chapter book."-School Library Journal

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780595472475
Publisher:
iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/11/2007
Series:
Mr. Pin Series, #1
Edition description:
Author's Guild Backinprint.com Edition
Pages:
68
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.16(d)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

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