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Book of Secrets (Reprint) (Paperback) (Cynthia Voigt)

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From Newbery Medalist Cynthia Voigt, Book II in the exciting adventures of Mister Max—12-year-old detective in disguise.In Mister Max: The Book of Lost Things, Max Starling proved that he is more than a detective, he’s a Solutioneer. His reputation for problem-solving has been spreading—and now even the mayor wants his help.Someone is breaking windows and setting fires in the old city, but the shopkeepers won’t say a word about the culprits. Why are they keeping these thugs’ secrets?When the mayor begs for help, Max agrees to take the case, putting himself in grave danger. It’s a race to catch up with the vandals before they catch him.Meanwhile, Max is protecting secrets of his own. His parents are still missing, and the cryptic messages he gets from them make it clear—it’s going to be up to Max to rescue them.“Immensely appealing.” —The New York Times Book Review“A perfect read-aloud, the story will appeal to fans of fantasy, adventure, mystery, and humor.”—The Christian Science MonitorFrom the Hardcover edition.
From Newbery Medalist Cynthia Voigt, Book II in the exciting adventures of Mister Max?12-year-old detective in disguise.

In Mister Max: The Book of Lost Things, Max Starling proved that he is more than a detective, he?s a Solutioneer. His reputation for problem-solving has been spreading?and now even the mayor wants his help.

Someone is breaking windows and setting fires in the old city, but the shopkeepers won?t say a word about the culprits. Why are they keeping these thugs? secrets?

When the mayor begs for help, Max agrees to take the case, putting himself in grave danger. It?s a race to catch up with the vandals before they catch him.

Meanwhile, Max is protecting secrets of his own. His parents are still missing, and the cryptic messages he gets from them make it clear?it?s going to be up to Max to rescue them.

Can the Solutioneer handle cases this big?

Praise for Mister Max: The Book of Lost Things
?An endearing, memorable protagonist and a clever plot make this a winner.? ?Kirkus Reviews, Starred


From the Hardcover edition.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 355
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Action + Adventure / General, Humorous Stories, Mysteries + Detective Stories
Series Title: Mister Max
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Random House Childrens Books
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Cynthia Voigt
Language: English
Street Date: September 8, 2015
TCIN: 21512787
UPC: 9780307976857
Item Number (DPCI): 247-49-1155
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