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The Absent Author

by Ron Roy

PUBLISHED: 30th September 1997
ISBN: 9780679881681
ANNOTATION:
A is for author.... Dink writes to his favorite author, mystery writer Wallis Wallace, and invites him to visit Green Lawn. To Dink's amazement, Wallace says he'll come! But when the big day arrives, Wallace is nowhere to be found. The police think he just missed his plane, but Dink suspects foul play. It's up to Dink and his two best friends, Josh and Ruth Rose, to find the famous writer—before it's too late!
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PUBLISHED: 30th September 1997
ISBN: 9780679881681
ANNOTATION:
A is for author.... Dink writes to his favorite author, mystery writer Wallis Wallace, and invites him to visit Green Lawn. To Dink's amazement, Wallace says he'll come! But when the big day arrives, Wallace is nowhere to be found. The police think he just missed his plane, but Dink suspects foul play. It's up to Dink and his two best friends, Josh and Ruth Rose, to find the famous writer—before it's too late!

Annotation

A is for author.... Dink writes to his favorite author, mystery writer Wallis Wallace, and invites him to visit Green Lawn. To Dink's amazement, Wallace says he'll come! But when the big day arrives, Wallace is nowhere to be found. The police think he just missed his plane, but Dink suspects foul play. It's up to Dink and his two best friends, Josh and Ruth Rose, to find the famous writer—before it's too late!

Publisher Description

young sleuths with a nose for adventure.

Back Cover

Grades 2-4 A is for Author ... Dink writes to his favorite author, mystery writer Wallis Wallace, and invites him to visit Green Lawn. Wonder of wonders, Wallace says yes! In fact, the famous writer says that the only way he won't come is if he's kidnapped. But when the big day comes, Wallis Wallace is nowhere to be found. The police think he just missed his plane, but Dink knows better. It's up to Dink and his two best friends, Josh and Ruth Rose, to find Wallace-before it's too late!

Author Biography

When he's not writing a thrilling new A to Z Mystery or Capital Mystery, Ron Roy spends his time traveling all over the country and restoring his Connecticut farmhouse.

"From the Trade Paperback edition."

Promotional "Headline"

Fast paced, collectible mysteries for beginning chapter-book readers!

Description for Library

Dink Duncan and his two friends investigate the apparent kidnapping of famous mystery author Wallis Wallace.

Product Details

Author
Ron Roy
Short Title
A TO Z MYST #01 ABSENT AUTHOR
Pages
96
Publisher
Random House Children's Books
Language
English
ISBN-10
0679881689
ISBN-13
9780679881681
Media
Book
Format
Paperback
Series Number
01
Illustrations
Yes
Year
1997
Publication Date
1997-09-30
Illustrator
John Steven Gurney
Country of Publication
United States
Series
A to Z Mysteries (Pb)
Audience Age
6-9
Subtitle
The Absent Author
Audience
Children/Juvenile