Deciphering a code they find in a library book, best friends for life Amos and Dunc stumble onto a burglary ring. The burglars’ next target is the home of Melissa, the girl of Amos’s dreams (who doesn’t even know that he’s alive). Amos longs to be a hero to Melissa, so nothing will stop him from solving this case–not even a mind-boggling collision with a jock, a chimpanzzee, and a toilet.
Get the news you want from Penguin Random House
About Gary Paulsen
“We have been passive. We have been stupid. We have been lazy. We have done all the things we could do to destroy ourselves. If there is any hope at all for the human race, it has to come from… More about Gary Paulsen
Published by Yearling Oct 26, 2011| 96 Pages| Middle Grade (8-12)| ISBN 9780307803740