On a book page, this tab will allow you to add a book to one of your lists.
Please login or register to use this feature.
9781771474009_interior Enlarge Cover
0 of 5
0 ratings
rated!
rated!
list price: $11.95
edition:Paperback
also available: Hardcover
published: March 2020
ISBN:9781771474009
publisher: Owlkids Books Inc.

West Meadows Detectives: The Case of the Berry Burglars

by Liam O'Donnell, illustrated by Aurélie Grand

reviews: 0
0 of 5
0 ratings
rated!
rated!
list price: $11.95
edition:Paperback
also available: Hardcover
published: March 2020
ISBN:9781771474009
publisher: Owlkids Books Inc.
Description

Myron, the third-grade detective who loves logic, facts, and solving mysteries, gets the chance to crack a third case when he finds out the school garden has been trampled and the strawberry plants are missing. Are raccoons to blame? Or did the baseball team sabotage the garden to take back their outfield? When neighborhood gardens are also found short of strawberries, Myron and his friends are on the case.

Myron’s unique perspective from the autism spectrum and his eye for detail make him a top-notch sleuth. Similarly, the other neurodiverse kids in his resource room have unique talents that come in handy. Tech-lover Glitch’s satellite image–plotting skills, artsy Jordan’s mould-making abilities, and super-social Hajrah’s interview tactics come together to track down the culprits. Black-and-white spot illustrations accompany the text in the final West Meadows Detectives mystery, a fun and accessible page-turner for independent readers.

About the Authors

Liam O'Donnell

LIAM O’DONNELL is an award-winning author and educator who has created over 40 graphic novels and books for reluctant readers. He lives in London, Ontario.
Author profile page >

Aurélie Grand

AURE´LIE GRAND graduated from Capilano University in British Columbia and now works as an illustrator in Montreal, Quebec.
Author profile page >
Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
Age:
7 to 10
Grade:
k to 5
Awards
  • Commended, Best Books for Kids and Teens
Editorial Reviews

"An engaging mystery that cleverly celebrates the quirkiness of not being neurotypical."

— Kirkus Reviews

“This series is the perfect start for beginning readers to delve into fun mysteries...the surprisingly emotional resolution to the mystery is not obvious, nor contrived, and is sure to please readers.”

— Resource Links

Buy this book at:

Reader Reviews

Sign Up or Sign In to add your review or comment.

User Activity

X
Contacting facebook
Please wait...