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Nate the Great and the Stolen Base

Nate the Great and the Stolen Base

Series: Nate the Great
by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat Illustrated by Marc Simont
Rosamund's baseball team has a very unusual second base--Oliver's gloopy purple plastic octopus. But one morning . . . it's gone! "Somebody stole second base," Rosamond tells teammate Nate the Great. With the help of his dog, Sludge, the young detective trails the missing octopus, picking up clues along the way. It's not easy to track down a stolen base, and Nate's hunt leads him to some strange places before he finds himself up at bat once more.
Ages
8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
2.5
Lexile Measure
340L
DRA
18
Guided Reading
K
Publisher
BAN - BANTAM BOOKS (CHILDREN)
Genre
General Fiction, Mystery and Suspense

About the Author and Illustrator

Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
Marc Simont

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