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Overview

Gus and Gertie arrive at the Animals' Winter Olympics with dreams of winning gold as Antarctica's first synchronized swimming team. But first they find out that swimming isn't even an event at the winter games, and then Gertie's good-luck pin gets stolen-along with the other athletes' lucky charms. Can readers find the clues hidden in Gus's snapshots and help solve the crime?

Author Biography: Joan Lowery Nixon is the author of more than 100 books, and is also the four-time winner of the Mystery Writers of America's Edgar Allan Poe Best Juvenile Mystery Award. She lives in Houston, Texas. Diane deGroat, illustrator of nearly 100 books, for children, is also the author-illustrator of the Annie Pitts books and the popular stories about Gilbert the opossum. She lives in Amherst, Massachusetts.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780688071547
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 04/01/1988
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 10.49(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 4 - 7 Years

About the Author

Bonnie Pryor has written several novels for young readers as well as the popular picture books Grandpa Bear, Amanda and April, and The House on Maple Street. She lives in Gambier, Ohio.

Mary Jane Begin's award-winning portfolio includes such picture books as Little Mouse's Painting, The Porcupine Mouse, and A Mouse Told His Mother. She lives in Providence, Rhode Island.

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