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The Absent Author

The Absent Author

Series: A to Z Mysteries (Book #1)
by Ron Roy Illustrated by John Steven Gurney

A is for author....

Dink writes to his favorite author, mystery writer Wallis Wallace, and invites him to visit Green Lawn. To Dink's amazement, Wallace says he'll come! But when the big day arrives, Wallace is nowhere to be found. The police think he just missed his plane, but Dink suspects foul play. It's up to Dink and his two best friends, Josh and Ruth Rose, to find the famous writer — before it's too late!

Three good friends — Dink, Josh, and Ruth — follow clues from A to Z in these easy-to-read chapter books that will have readers puzzling along with them to solve the mystery.

Ages
8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
2.8
Lexile Measure
510L
DRA
30
Guided Reading
N
Publisher
Random House Books for Young Readers
Book Type
Chapter Book
Number of Pages
96
Genre
Mystery and Suspense, Series

About the Author and Illustrator

Ron Roy
John Steven Gurney John Steven Gurney

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