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Thumb and the bad guys

Author: Ken Roberts; Leanne Franson
Publisher: Toronto : Groundwood Books/House of Anansi Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the isolated Canadian fishing village where best friends Thumb and Susan live, mystery abounds. How did an eighteenth-century cannonball wash ashore? Why does the new schoolteacher wear a wig and pancake make-up? And why, when the village's lone "bad guy" sneaks off into the woods at night, do eerie screaming noises follow?
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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Detective and mystery fiction
Juvenile fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Roberts; Leanne Franson
ISBN: 9780888999160 088899916X 9780888999177 0888999178
OCLC Number: 298781781
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Target Audience: 790
Description: 119 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Good and evil --
Stakeout --
A secret hiding place --
Ms. Weatherly --
Message from the past --
A clue --
Black Bear Hump --
A theory --
Lots of bad guys --
Another stakeout --
Digging for treasure --
Caught! --
Belonging.
Responsibility: Ken Roberts ; illustrated by Leanne Franson.

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In the isolated Canadian fishing village where best friends Thumb and Susan live, mystery abounds. How did an eighteenth-century cannonball wash ashore? Why does the new schoolteacher wear a wig and pancake make-up? And why, when the village's lone "bad guy" sneaks off into the woods at night, do eerie screaming noises follow?

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