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Case of the Gasping Garbage, The

Case of the Gasping Garbage, The

by Michele Torrey Illustrated by Barbara Johansen Newman
Fifth-graders Nell Fossey and Drake Doyle are the science detectives with the right answers. They use science and their thinking skills to solve four cases, including a mysterious love letter, a stuck truck, gasping garbage, and traveling frogs.
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
3.6
Lexile Measure
460L
DRA
34
Guided Reading
O
Publisher
Dutton Books
Number of Pages
112
Genre
Mystery and Suspense

About the Author and Illustrator

Michele Torrey
Barbara Johansen Newman Barbara Johansen Newman was an award winning fiber artist for 10 years before turning to drawing. For the past 18 years she has transformed the figures and characters she created in cloth into two-dimensional illustrations.

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