Chet Gecko's Detective Handbook (and Cookbook) (Spiral bound)

Tips for Private Eyes and Snack Food Lovers

By Bruce Hale

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152052881, 272pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2005

List Price: 9.95*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

Revealed at last--secrets and surprises from ace detectives Chet Gecko and Natalie Attired's criminal casebook!

This nifty (and very handy) handbook features tips and techniques for detective work: how to shadow people, collect evidence, and conduct searches; photocopy-ready documents that every private eye needs--license, search warrants, forged sick-day notes from parents; a list of suspects and pointers on how to ID the crooks; a guide to detective lingo for all you shamuses; and tasty recipes for distinctively Chet Gecko-ish snacks, including Tick Tacos and Sweet Potato-Bug Pie (minus the bugs, of course).

It doesn't take a private eye to see that this book is F-U-N.


About the Author

BRUCE HALE is the author of Snoring Beauty, illustrated by Howard Fine, as well as the fifteen Chet Gecko mysteries. A popular speaker, teacher, and storyteller for children and adults, he lives in Santa Barbara, California.
www.brucehale.com


Praise For Chet Gecko's Detective Handbook (and Cookbook): Tips for Private Eyes and Snack Food Lovers

[in burst?] Laughs!
[in burst?] Suspense!
[in burst?] Bad jokes!
[in burst] Gross snacks!