Will Mr. Pin survive a "case" of bad chocolate? Can priceless dinosaur eggs be found? And just who is Mort Chisel? In a second story, an opera conductor with a mysterious name disappears in a cloud of blue smoke.
Rave Reviews for Mr. Pin Books:
"Two more neatly plotted adventures of the penguin detective . staccato, deadpan delivery in whimsical parody of Dashiell Hammett . 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