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edition:Paperback
also available: eBook
category: Children's Fiction
published: Sep 2018
ISBN:9781772032512
publisher: Heritage House Publishing
imprint: Wandering Fox

The Mystery of Croaker's Island

by Linda DeMeulemeester

tagged: fantasy & magic, dystopian
Description

A group of friends risk their lives to solve a sinister, supernatural mystery that is plaguing their otherwise-sleepy town.

Praise for Linda DeMeulemeester's Grim Hill Series:
"An essential purchase for school libraries."—Resource Links
"Another appealing mix of realism, whimsy, and legend.”—Booklist

Blending adventure and realism with a speculative twist, The Mystery of Croaker’s Island introduces a group of unlikely friends who discover connections between a haunted island, monstrous sounds in the briny deep, vanishing cats, and teenagers disappearing in the night with no recollection of where they’ve been. Drawn together, the new friends become embroiled in a perilous quest to uncover the mystery. What sinister force shrouds this sleepy town, and will the kids solve the mystery before it’s too late? Find out in this spooky new novel from the author of the Grim Hill series.

About the Author

Linda DeMeulemeester is the author of the critically acclaimed Grim Hill series. The Secret of Grim Hill won the Silver Birch award in 2008. Her other books have been nominated or shortlisted for several awards, including the British Columbia Young Readers' Choice Red Cedar Award, the Saskatchewan Young Readers' Choice Diamond Willow Award, and the Hackmatack Children's Choice Book Award. Also a teacher, DeMeulemeester enjoys sharing her lifelong love of reading with children.

Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
Age:
9 to 12
Grade:
4 to 7
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