Beginning readers are introduced to the detective mystery genre in these chapter books. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries!
Rosamund's baseball team has a very unusual second base—Oliver’s gloopy purple plastic octopus. But one morning . . . it’s gone! Nate the Great must pick up clues so he can find the missing octopus and go up to bat!
Check out the Fun Activities section in the back of the book!
"Subtle humor sparkles through the young detective's narration and his interactions with his friends. Budding mystery fans will line up for this one."--School Library Journal
|Publisher:||Random House Children's Books|
|Series:||Nate the Great Series|
|Sold by:||Random House|
|Lexile:||530L (what's this?)|
|File size:||25 MB|
|Note:||This product may take a few minutes to download.|
|Age Range:||6 - 9 Years|
About the Author
MARC SIMONT won the Caldecott Medal for his artwork in A Tree Is Nice by Janice May Uldry, as well as a Caldecott Honor for his own book, The Stray Dog. He illustrated the first twenty books in the Nate the Great series.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Nate the Great is at it again! In this fun little book Nate must figure out what happened to Oliver's purple octopus, which was used as second base the day before.
Good book to become a detetive