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Author Smith, Stan (Stanley E.)

Title Five-minute mini-mysteries / Stan Smith ; illustrated by Kathleen O'Malley.

Imprint New York : Sterling Pub., c2003.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Juvenile Non-Fiction  J 793.73 S659    ---  Available
Description 96 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Case of the suspicious fire -- Some trouble at Harrigan's -- Evening with the logic club -- River war robbery -- Murder in the gallery -- Hartland Avenue syndicate -- Case of the forged will -- Fainting trader -- Stanwick and the living lawnmower -- Adventure of the speckled strap -- Frequent flyer from Rio -- Death of a rye writer -- Theft in a knordwyn shop -- Talk of the pub -- Case of the kidnapped consultant -- Shocking Christmas -- Secret scholarships -- Stanwick and the stolen bonds -- Minivan mystery -- Impossible poisoning -- Carlie Conundrum -- Lunch at the Quill & Truncheon -- Church supper puzzles -- Case of the farm fatality -- Solutions.
Summary You have been selected to solve dastardly crimes with Thomas P. Stanwick, the famous amateur logician. Use your great detective skills to come up with the answer to any of over 30 mysteries in just five minutes. Have fun examining the evidence as you sort through the whodunit clues and figure out who had the means, motive and opportunity to commit each one.
Subject Puzzles.
Detective and mystery stories.
ISBN 1402700318

 
    
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