Alec Flint, though still in elementary school, is a super-sleuth. His father, Officer Flint, has been called to the American History Museum where he is to guard the Christopher Columbus exhibit which has suddenly gone missing. At school Alec's teacher disappears, and her closet is mysteriously locked. Alec sets out to solve the case and then finds himself caught up in the case of the Nina, the Pinta and the Vanishing Treasure.
978-0439903530 Ages 8-10
Keywords: mystery, detective, father/son, museum, teacher, part of a series, 7 year old, 8 year old, 9 year old, 10 year old
Recommended by: Barb Langridge, abookandahug.com
Also in this series: The Ransom Note Blues
Join Alec Flint for his first case as he becomes the most undercover detective in Laurel Hollows in this repackaged paperback edition with brand new interior art!
Alec Flint is practicing to be a super sleuth. He's even got a pair of super sleuth pants with lots of pockets to hide his detective tools, and a sidekick, Gina, who's a little bit bossy, but a really great detective and friend. When his dad, a local police officer, tells Alec the Christopher Columbus exhibit has gone missing from the town museum, Alec is on the case!---from the publisher