Skip to main content
Cover for King & Kayla and the Case of Found Fred

King & Kayla and the Case of Found Fred

Dori Hillestad Butler, Nancy Meyers (Illustrator)

Hardcover

List Price: 14.95*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (5/9/2019)
Paperback (3/5/2019)

Description

King & Kayla are back on the case in this laugh-out-loud mystery from the Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor Award-winning series.
When King and Kayla meet Fred, a lost dog, they collect clues to him find his human family. Analytical Kayla notices that Fred knows basic commands but has no collar. This dog isn't a stray. Sensitive King notices that Fred smells like smoke and hamburgers. There's a campground nearby and there were fireworks just a few days ago. Can King and Kayla put the pieces together and find Fred's family?
With simple, straightforward language and great verbal and visual humor, the King & Kayla series is perfect for newly independent readers. King and Kayla model excellent problem-solving skills, including working as a team, gathering facts, making lists, and evaluating evidence.


Praise For King & Kayla and the Case of Found Fred

"Simple, clean, line-drawn and digitally colored illustrations depict happy, lovable animals and a diverse cast of humans. . . . This fast-paced mystery is a fun addition to this series for new readers." —Kirkus Reviews

Peachtree, 9781682630525, 48pp.

Publication Date: March 5, 2019



About the Author

Dori Hillestad Butler has published magazine stories, educational materials, plays, book reviews, characters for a board game, and forty-two children's books. A two-time Geisel Honor Book winner, she has also been nominated for children's choice awards in nineteen different states and won the 2011 Edgar Award for the best juvenile mystery for Buddy Files: Case of the Lost Boy. She lives in Washington.

Nancy Meyers is a graphic designer and illustrator and the proud owner of Sullivan, golden-doodle extraordinaire! She lives in Minnesota.