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Author: Tony Abbott
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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While in St. Petersburg, Florida, to help clean out his recently-deceased grandmother's house, thirteen-year-old Jason finds an old postcard which leads him on an adventure that blends figures from an old, unfinished detective story with his family's past.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Children's stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Abbott
ISBN: 031601172X 9780316011723
OCLC Number: 169872986
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Description: 358 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Tony Abbott.

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