Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780375856624, 66pp.
Publication Date: December 22, 2009
It's a mystery every month from popular A to Z Mysteries author Ron Roy
February is for Friend...
In the secondbook of the Calendar Mysteries an early chapter book mystery series featuring the younger siblings of the A to Z Mysteries detectives it's a Valentine'sDay party Bradley is passing out his class's valentines, but one of them has no name on it. Inside, the card tells the class to look in the closet. When they open the closet door, the kids find a rabbit named Douglas in a cage What mysterious "friend" left him there? And why? Then the bunny gets sick. It's up to Bradley, Brian, Lucy, andNate to track down his owner and figure out what is wrong with poor little Douglas.
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John Steven Gurney grew up in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. He studied illustration at Pratt Institute and spent summers drawing caricatures on the boardwalk in Atlantic City. Since 1984 he has illustrated board games, advertisements, magazine stories, and more than 70 books for children, including all of the titles in the Adventures of the Bailey School Kids series and the A to Z Mysteries series. He now lives in Brattleboro, Vermont. Dinosaur Train is the first book he has written and illustrated, and it was inspired by his son's love of dinosaurs and trains.