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Third-Grade Detectives Mystery Masters Collection (Boxed Set)

The Clue of the Left-Handed Envelope; The Puzzle of the Pretty Pink Handkerchief; The Mystery of the Hairy Tomatoes; The Cobweb Confession; The Riddle of the Stolen Sand; The Secret of the Green Skin; The Case of the Dirty Clue; etc.

Illustrated by Salvatore Murdocca


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About The Book

Crack the codes and solve the mysteries alongside beloved young sleuths Todd and Noelle in the complete Third-Grade Detectives series—now available in a collectible boxed set!

When the third-grade class gets a new teacher, he quickly becomes everyone’s favorite for one important reason: Mr. Merlin used to be a spy, and he knows all about secret codes and how the police solve cases. With the skills that they learn in his class, these third graders are equipped to handle whatever comes their way. From anonymous letters to neighborhood mischief to even helping the police track down an art thief, the adventures never stop for this clever class!

Enjoy the entire series with this complete boxed set that includes:
The Clue of the Left-Handed Envelope
The Puzzle of the Pretty Pink Handkerchief
The Mystery of the Hairy Tomatoes
The Cobweb Confession
The Riddle of the Stolen Sand
The Secret of the Green Skin
The Case of the Dirty Clue
The Secret of the Wooden Witness
The Case of the Bank-Robbing Bandit
The Mystery of the Stolen Statue

About The Author

George Stanley was a Professor of African and Middle-Eastern Languages and Linguistics at Cameron University. In between prepping class lectures and grading papers, he found the time to write for children. He was also the author of Night Fires and the Third-Grade Detectives series.

About The Illustrator

Salvatore Murdocca has illustrated more than 200 children’s trade and textbooks. He is also a librettist for children’s opera, a video artist, an avid runner, hiker, bicyclist, and a teacher of children’s illustration at the Parsons School of Design. Sal lives and works in New York with his wife, Nancy.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Aladdin (August 11, 2020)
  • Length: 736 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781534461529
  • Grades: 1 - 4
  • Ages: 6 - 9

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