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Lost Treasure of Tuckernuck (Hardcover) (Emily Fairlie)

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This laugh-out-loud novel by Emily Fairlie is a fresh take on the classic mystery caper. It's perfect for fans ofFrom the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler, Chasing Vermeer,The Westing Game, and the Mysterious Benedict Society books.

Using a unique blend of notes, lists, and classic prose, The Lost Treasure of Tuckernuck tells the story of Bud and Laurie's quest to find the infamous Tutweiler Treasure. They're hot (or at least lukewarm) on the trail of scavenger hunt clues, but time is running out—the school board wants to tear down Tuckernuck Hall. Can Bud and Laurie find the treasure before it's lost forever?

Readers can enjoy solving puzzles along with the characters, and teachers will appreciate references to famous artists and architects such as Pablo Picasso and Frank Lloyd Wright. There is something for everyone in this treasure trove of wry wit, thrilling adventure, and undeniable heart!

Sixth-graders Bud and Laurie race against time during a clue-filled scavenger hunt in search of a hidden treasure and the answer to a decades-old mystery about their school. 30,000 first printing.
Number of Pages: 283
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Social Issues / Friendship, Mysteries + Detective Stories, Humorous Stories, School + Education
Series Title: Tuckernuck Mystery
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Emily Fairlie
Language: English
Street Date: September 25, 2012
TCIN: 14285136
UPC: 9780062118905
Item Number (DPCI): 247-07-6508
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$11.89
MSRPwas $16.99

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