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Hilde Cracks the Case, Book 6: Thief Strikes


Crime reporter Hilde Lysiak has to catch a thief!

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This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line, Branches, aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow!

Real-life crime reporter Hilde Lysiak is starring in her very own early chapter book series -- inspired by real news stories she has written! In this sixth book, tomato plants are stolen from a local garden! Hilde needs to catch the thief fast. But when she and her sister Izzy interview witnesses, they discover something strange: people all around town are getting sick! Can this real-life reporter get to the ROOT of these two mysteries?

Joanne Lew-Vriethoff's personality-filled illustrations appear on every page, bringing Hilde's adventures to life for young readers!--from the publisher

96 pages                                  978-1338283914                              Ages 6-8

Keywords:  mystery, girlpower, 6 year old, 7 year old, 8 year old, part of a series, thief, illness, crime

Tone:  light

Pacing:  fast-paced

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