Nate the Great and the Monster Mess (Paperback)
Yearling Books, 9780440416623, 45pp.
Publication Date: September 11, 2001
Beginning readers are introduced to the detective mystery genre in these chapter books. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteriesNate the Great loves his mother's Monster Cookies. But now her Monster Cookie recipe is missing Nate and his dog, Sludge, get to work. They find lots of clues. But which ones count? Will Nate ever eat those wonderful cookies again? Check out the Fun Activities section in the back of the book Visit Nate the Great and Sludge
NatetheGreatBooks.com"The short chapters and quick resolution of the mystery will be appreciated by beginning readers. Nate's many fans will eagerly sink their teeth into this treat."--School Library Journal