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Capital Mysteries #13: Trapped on the D.C. Train!

Written by Ron RoyAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Ron Roy
Illustrated by Timothy BushAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Timothy Bush


· Random House Books for Young Readers
· Trade Paperback · Ages 6-9 years
· May 24, 2011 · $4.99 · 978-0-375-85926-7 (0-375-85926-8)

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Capital Mysteries #13: Trapped on the D.C. Train!
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ABOUT THIS BOOK

It’s a red, white, and blue mystery from popular A to Z Mysteries author Ron Roy!
 
Trapped on the D.C. Train!
 
In the thirteenth book of the Capital Mysteries—an early chapter book mystery series featuring fun facts and famous sites from Washington, D.C.— KC and Marshall have tickets for the express train out of Union Station. It even has a VIP car at the back for the vice president, the kids, and the secret service agents to travel in. But when KC and Marshall sneak away from the secret service agents to go exploring, someone tampers with the train! And that someone is searching - car by car - for KC and Marshall. There's nowhere to run!

Each book highlights one of the famous museums, buildings, or monuments from the Washington area and includes a map and a two-page fun fact spread with photographs. Parents, teachers, and librarians agree that these highly collectible chapter books are perfect for emerging readers and any kid who love mysteries!

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RON ROY has been writing books for children since 1974. He is the author of dozens of books, including the popular A to Z Mysteries, Capital Mysteries, and Calendar Mysteries. When not working on a new book in his Connecticut home, Ron likes to teach tricks to his dog Pal, play poker with friends, travel, and read thrilling mystery books. Visit him online at RonRoy.com.

TIMOTHY BUSH is a writer-illustrator with many children's projects to his credit, including the elaborate visual extravaganza James in the House of Aunt Prudence and Ferocious Girls, Steamroller Boys, and Other Poems in Between.

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