Riddle of the Wayward Books

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When Joe Talbot gets a summer job at Oakdale's used-book store, he's happy just to have a job. But Joe quickly learns that something strange is going on when he narrowly escapes from a burglar one night at the store. More break-ins occur, and Wishbone and Joe put themselves on the trail of the burglar. They soon discover that there is more to the case than just break-ins, and the person behind them isn't interested only in stealing books. There's a secret in the bookshop, and a hidden clue to the mystery that ...
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Paperback GOOD Paperback-9781570642814 [STRICKLAND & FULLER] WISHBONE MYSTERIES #003 RIDDLE OF THE WAYWARD BOOKS.

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Overview

When Joe Talbot gets a summer job at Oakdale's used-book store, he's happy just to have a job. But Joe quickly learns that something strange is going on when he narrowly escapes from a burglar one night at the store. More break-ins occur, and Wishbone and Joe put themselves on the trail of the burglar. They soon discover that there is more to the case than just break-ins, and the person behind them isn't interested only in stealing books. There's a secret in the bookshop, and a hidden clue to the mystery that lies in the books themselves!
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Children's Literature - Janet L. Rose
Funny things start to happen when Joe Talbot gets a summer job in a bookstore and Wishbone becomes the store's watchdog. Someone breaks into the store and takes books off the shelves. Instead of leaving the store in chaos, the books are always stacked in order. Nothing is taken, but a valuable edition is left behind which the storeowner can sell at a reasonable profit. What kind of burglar would leave a book and not steal anything? Wishbone helps solve another mystery in the "Wishbone Mysteries" series.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781570642814
  • Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
  • Publication date: 12/25/1997
  • Series: Wishbone Mysteries Series , #3
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • Pages: 141
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • Product dimensions: 5.15 (w) x 7.67 (h) x 0.41 (d)

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