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Twelve-year-old Angie, while tracking a gang of teenage thieves to help her sister who is a police officer, becomes dangerously involved with counterfeiters.
Paperback, 136 pages
Published 1981 by Scholastic Inc
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Angie's older sister is a police officer, working hard to solve two crimes. First, a gang of teenagers is robbing homes in the area and there's also a ring of counterfeiters at work. Angie's goal is to solve one or both cases so her sister can get promoted to sergeant. She and her friend Jess patrol the neighborhood on the lookout for suspicious activity. They get more than they bargained for.
Sobol, author of the wildly popular Encyclopedia Brown books, tries his hand with a female heroine and a
The premise is a little hard to believe to begin with, I highly doubt a twelve-year-old would be assigned to a case but, hey the author needed a base for his story. Anyway, laclluster novel but may be appealing to some youngsters.
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Donald J. Sobol was an award-winning writer best known for his children's books, especially the Encyclopedia Brown mystery series. Mr. Sobol passed away in July of 2012.
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