The Case of the Stinky Socks (Book 1)

From the Series The Milo & Jazz Mysteries ®

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

The high school’s star pitcher is missing his lucky socks, and his pitching is going to pieces! Can detective duo Milo and Jazz find the thief—before the big game?

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-57565-285-6
$6.95 $6.95
978-1-57565-340-2
$34.65 $25.99
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Fiction
Copyright 2009
Publisher Kane Press
Imprint Kane Press
Language English
Number of Pages 96
Publication Date 2009-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 2.5
BISACS JUV045000, JUV028000
Dewey [Fic]
Graphics 1-color illustrations
Dimensions 5.125 x 7.5625
Lexile 470
Guided Reading Level L
ATOS Reading Level 3.2
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 129263
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
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Reviews

Booklist

“[T]his book hits all the right notes.”
Booklist

Booklist

“The first book in the Milo & Jazz Mysteries series gets it just right: a fun, easy-to-solve mystery, readily identifiable young detectives, and some extras readers will enjoy.” —Booklist

School Library Journal

“The stories are quick and satisfying, and challenges at the back of the books contribute to the enjoyment. Wummer’s pencil and ink illustrations add a humorous touch and are perfect for the stories.” —School Library Journal

Illustrator: Amy Wummer

Amy Wummer has illustrated more than 50 children's books. She uses pencils, watercolors, and ink―but not the invisible kind.

Author: Lewis B. Montgomery

Lewis B. Montgomery is a pen name for Mara Rockliff, who is also the author of many other books for Kane Press under the pen names Nan Walker and Eleanor May. She is famous for her lemon bars, her holey socks, and her imitation of a gorilla, which makes up in enthusiasm for whatever it may lack in technical accuracy. She lives in eastern Pennsylvania with her family.

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The Milo & Jazz Mysteries ®

Got a mystery? Milo and Jazz are on the case! With the help of master detective Dash Marlowe, the two friends are ready to solve any mystery that comes their way. The zany duo hone their detecting skills as they track down clues, stake out suspects, and become top-notch super sleuths… View available downloads →