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Grandpa's Teeth

Grandpa's Teeth

by Rod Clement Illustrated by Rod Clement

Grandpa's teeth, which were handmade by the finest Swiss craftsmen, have been stolen! Officer Rate arrives on the crime scene to investigate. He puts up "Wanted" posters for the missing teeth and rounds up the usual subjects. Grandpa even goes on the famous TV show Unsolved Crimes. But the crime remains unsolved. What is Grandpa going to do? He suspects anyone who doesn't smile widely enough to prove that their teeth are their own. Soon everyone in town is smiling — all the time — and their ghastly grins are frightening the tourists away. Can the culprit be caught before the whole town cracks up?

Popular Australian cartoonist Rod Clement, the author and illustrator of Just Another Ordinary Day, has created another hilarious tale of misadventure. Combining tongue-in-cheek text with his uniquely zany illustrations, Clement has created the funniest crime story of the century, with the wackiest solution ever!

6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades 1 - 3
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading
HarperCollins Publishers
Number of Pages
Comedy and Humor, Mystery and Suspense

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