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Children's LiteratureTrixie Belden mystery fans will welcome this reprint for a new generation of mystery readers. Trixie, Honey, Jim and the rest of the Bob White Detective Agency are back on the job, this time in New York City. While waiting for their friends to arrive at the airport, Trixie encounters a distraught woman and offers to help her find her flight. As a thank-you, the appreciative woman offers Trixie a small purse that contains a cryptic prophecy. When Trixie stops in a small antique store and purchases a wooden Incan statue, the adventure begins. Suddenly the entire gang is being chased by strangers, assaulted in the park and receiving strange phone calls. Upper elementary and middle school reluctant readers will enjoy this old friend of their parents' generation. 2005 (orig. 1963), Random House, and Ages 8 to 12.