About the Author
Melinda Metz is the author of more than sixty books for teens and kids, including the YA series Roswell High (basis of the TV show Roswell) and Echoes. Her middle-grade mystery Wright and Wong: Case of the Nana-Napper (co-authored by the fabulous Laura J. Burns) was a juvenile Edgar finalist. Melinda lives in Concord, North Carolina, with her dog, Scully, a pen-eater just like the dog who came before her.
Mysteries continue to be a popular topic among middle-grade readers. Perfect for kids who are interested in science, technology, engineering, or math. Teaches problem solving and critical thinking skills. Features a diverse group of kids that offers cross-gender appeal. Back matter extras encourage engagement with the text.