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Nate the Great and the Missing Key

Written by Marjorie Weinman SharmatAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
Illustrated by Marc SimontAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Marc Simont


· Yearling
· Trade Paperback · Ages 6-9 years
· August 15, 1982 · $4.99 · 978-0-440-46191-3 (0-440-46191-X)

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These chapter books introduce beginning readers to the detective mystery genre. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries! 

Nate the Great doesn't especially want to go to a birthday party for Annie's ferocious dog, Fang. But he can't resist a mystery--and when Annie loses her house key and can't get inside to set up the party, Nate and his trusty dog, Sludge, are hot on the trial.

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Marc Simont has illustrated the first 20 books in the Nate the Great series. He lives in West Cornwall, Connecticut.

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