Detective Gordon: A Case in Any Case
From the Series Detective Gordon
Gordon is on vacation, and Buffy is the sole detective at the small police station in the forest. It is not easy for a police officer to be alone. Especially when there are strange noises outside the station at night. Buffy decides to seek out Gordon in his little cottage by the lake to ask for help. After all, two police think twice as well as one. Two police are twice as brave!
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Number of Pages||108|
The Horn Book Magazine
“[U]nderstatedly hilarious . . .”—The Horn Book Magazine
School Library Journal
“Charming, droll, and approachable, this series is old-fashioned in the best sense of the word. . . . Perfect for graduates of early chapter books and a guaranteed hit as a read-aloud, this is a definite purchase for all children’s collections.”—starred, School Library Journal
“An engaging book for early independent readers and for reading aloud to younger children.”—Booklist
Author: Ulf Nilsson
Ulf Nilsson is a celebrated children's writer based in Sweden. He has won the August Prize and the Batchelder Award.
Illustrator: Gitte Spee
Gitte Spee graduated from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie, a renowned academy of fine art and design in the Netherlands. She now works in Amsterdam as a children's book illustrator.
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Detective Gordon is a friendly, philosophical, humorous, and thoughtful detective series following the adventures of the rather tired—and often hungry—Detective Gordon and his chirpy assistant, Buffy. Detective Gordon is something of a humanist, and keeps an… View available downloads →