Ballpark Mysteries (Paperback)

The Dugout boxed set (books 1-4)

By David A. Kelly

Random House Books for Young Readers, 9780399557545, 112pp.

Publication Date: September 27, 2016

List Price: 19.96*
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Get ready for a curveball! Help Mike and Kate solve four Ballpark Mysteries in some of America’s favorite ballparks, collected together for the first time!
Team up with baseball super-fans Mike and Kate as they knock their first four mysteries out of the park! From a stolen baseball bat to a haunted stadium, there’s no mystery that these cousins can’t solve with their sharp detective skills and their love of the game. Includes Ballpark Mysteries #1: The Fenway Foul-Up, Ballpark Mysteries #2: The Pinstripe Ghost, Ballpark Mysteries #3: The L.A. Dodger, and Ballpark Mysteries #4: The Astro Outlaw. Batter up!

About the Author

DAVID A. KELLY enjoyed playing kickball, baseball, football, basketball, curling, and other sports as a kid. But what he loved best of all was reading. Now his favorite activity is writing sports books for children, including the Ballpark Mysteries series, the MVP series, the nonfiction book Babe Ruth and the Baseball Curse, and the picture book Miracle Mud: Lena Blackburne and the Secret Mud that Changed Baseball.

You can learn more about David at Find him on Twitter at @davidakelly or on Facebook at