The Case of the Missing Moonstone (The Wollstonecraft Detective Agency, No. 1)

By: Stratford, Jordan

Price: $7.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine

First edition. A very nice copy. 2015 Hard Cover. 219 pp. Lady Ada Byron, age eleven, is a genius. Isolated, awkward and a bit rudebut a genius. Mary Godwin, age fourteen, is a romantic. Adventurous, astute, and kind, Mary is to become Adas first true friend. And together, the girls conspire to form the Wollstonecraft Detective Agencya secret constabulary for the apprehension of clever criminals. Their first case involves a stolen heirloom, a false confession, and an array of fishy suspects. But its no match for the deductive powers and bold hearts of Ada and Mary. Mystery fans will love this tween girl riff on Sherlock Holmes and John Watson. History buffs will be delighted to see all the real figures who play a role in this story and appreciate the extensive backmatter that helps separate truth from fiction. Parents and educators hoping to promote the STEM fields for girls will be thrilled to have a series where two girls use math, science, and creative analytical thinking to solve crimes. But most especially--emerging readers will love this series filled with humor, action, intrigue and wonderful artwork from Kelly Murphy.

Title: The Case of the Missing Moonstone (The Wollstonecraft Detective Agency, No. 1)

Author: Stratford, Jordan

Illustrator: Murphy, Kelly

Categories: Detective, Modern First Editions, Chapter Books, Teen & Young Adult,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2015

ISBN Number: 038575440X

ISBN Number 13: 9780385754408

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2297760