Cam Jansen and the Spaghetti Max Mystery (Hardcover)

By David A. Adler, Joy Allen (Illustrator)

Viking Books for Young Readers, 9780670012602, 64pp.

Publication Date: October 3, 2013

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (10/16/2014)

List Price: 14.99*
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How do you find someone you’ve never seen?

Mr. Jansen’s best friend from childhood, “Spaghetti” Max, is coming for a visit. Cam Jansen, her best friend Eric, and Mr. Jansen go to the airport to meet Max. While they’re looking for him, a distressed traveler asks Cam to help him find his missing daughter. But what use is Cam’s photographic memory if she has never seen the missing girl? And where is Spaghetti Max? Can Cam solve this double mystery? 

Perfect for beginning chapter book readers, Cam Jansen and the Spaghetti Max Mystery is an exciting addition to the popular Cam Jansen series.

About the Author

David A. Adler ( and is the author of more than 175 children’s books. Before becoming a children’s book author, he taught math and science, and completed master’s degrees in marketing and economics. He lives in Woodmere, New York.

Joy Allen ( has illustrated many children’s books, including Pleasant Company’s Hopscotch Hill School series. She lives in Garden Grove, California.