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Nate the Great Reprint Edition
Contributor(s): Sharmat, Marjorie Weinman, Simont, Marc (Illustrator)
ISBN: 044046126X     ISBN-13: 9780440461265
Publisher: Yearling Books
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Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: May 1993
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Annotation: Shortly after a breakfast generously supplied with pancakes, Natethe Great got an urgent call from Annie.
"I lost a picture," said Annie. "Can you help me find it?"
"Of course," said Nate. "I have found lost balloons, books, slippers, chickens. Even a lost goldfish. Now I, Nate the Great, will find a lost picture."
"Oh, good," Annie said.
Nate, with the cool detachment of a Sam Spade, immediately plunges into his new and baffling case. Getting all the facts, asking the right questions, narrowing down the suspects. Nate, the boy detective who "likes to work alone," solves the mystery and tracks down the culprit. In the process he also discovers the whereabouts of Super Hex, the missing cat.
Additional Information
Library of Congress Subjects:
Mystery and detective stories.
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Fiction | Readers
- Juvenile Fiction | Mysteries & Detective Stories
Dewey: [E]
LCCN: bl2005026071
Lexile Measure: 130
Academic/Grade Level: Grade 2-3, Age 7-8
Series: Nate the Great
Book type: Easy Fiction
Physical Information: 7.50" H x 5.00" W x 0.25" (0.25 lbs) 16 pages
 
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Publisher Description:
Shortly after a breakfast generously supplied with pancakes, Natethe Great got an urgent call from Annie.
"I lost a picture, " said Annie. "Can you help me find it?"
"Of course, " said Nate. "I have found lost balloons, books, slippers, chickens. Even a lost goldfish. Now I, Nate the Great, will find a lost picture."
"Oh, good, " Annie said.
Nate, with the cool detachment of a Sam Spade, immediately plunges into his new and baffling case. Getting all the facts, asking the right questions, narrowing down the suspects. Nate, the boy detective who "likes to work alone, " solves the mystery and tracks down the culprit. In the process he also discovers the whereabouts of Super Hex, the missing cat.

Contributor Bio(s): MARJORIE WEINMAN SHARMAT has written more than 130 books for children and young adults, as well as movie and TV novelizations. Her books have been translated into twenty-four languages. The award-winning Nate the Great series, hailed in Booklist as “groundbreaking,” has resulted in Nate’s real-world appearances in many New York Times crossword puzzles, sporting a milk mustache in magazines and posters, residing on more than 28 million boxes of Cheerios, and touring the country in musical theater. Marjorie Weinman Sharmat and her husband, Mitchell Sharmat, have also coauthored many books, including titles in both the Nate the Great and the Olivia Sharp series.

MARC SIMONT won the Caldecott Medal for his artwork in A Tree Is Nice by Janice May Uldry, as well as a Caldecott Honor for his own book, The Stray Dog. He illustrated the first twenty books in the Nate the Great series.