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Seventh-grade detective Sammy Keyes gets involved in a mystery when she sets out in search of her mother, who left Sammy for Hollywood over a year ago to pursue an acting career. Sammy is shocked to discover that her mom has, among other things, dyed her hair, changed her name, and denied the existence of her daughter. When one of her mother's roommates is murdered Sammy discovers that everyone--including her own mom--is a suspect. Is Sammy's mother really a killer--or is she the killer's next intended victim?
Number of Pages: 256
Genre: Social Science, Family + Relationships, Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Mysteries + Detective Stories, Sociology / Marriage + Family, Parenting / Motherhood, Family Relationships
Series Title: Sammy Keyes Series
Publisher: Yearling Books
Age Range: 4-8 years
Street Date: May 1, 2002
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-3050
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