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The Secret at Jefferson's Mansion (Capital Mysteries #11)

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Goodbye, D.C.! Hello, Monticello!

While painting a closet in the White House, KC discovers an old box full of handmade toy horses that once belonged to Thomas Jefferson. KC and Marshall go to Monticello, Jefferson’s home, to return the horses, but just after they get there, the box with the horses inside disappears! They have to explore historic Monticello, with its dank wi
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Library Binding, 96 pages
Published May 26th 2009 by Random House Children's Books (first published 2009)
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Caleb
I liked it. They find some horses made by Thomas Jefferson's grandchildren in the white house. They have to return them to Monticello, but they get stolen right after they return them.
Haadi
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Kaytee
the horses were gone somebody stole them who could it be?
Dolly
Nov 10, 2010 Dolly rated it 4 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: parents reading with their children
We've read most of the Capital Mysteries and have really enjoyed the series. This was one of our favorites. We enjoyed learning about Monticello and laughed at Spikes antics. The mystery was exciting and not overly dangerous for KC and Marshall. Now that we live in Virginia, it's wonderful to read about the various monuments and historical places that we can visit here.
Luke Ewell
KC and Marshall are painting a closet in the Whitehouse. They find a box of horses that belong to Thomas Jefferson so they go with KC's mom to Monticello. Soon after it is stolen, how could it be stolen? The box has only two keys. It has to be a worker, but which worker and how?
Payton
Its about how KC and Marshall find a box of horses for Thomas Jefferson and its made in 1803.They soon deliver it in his house and then someone stole the horses without someone looking.
Sydney
while painting k.c. and Marshall find a cubbyhole that was abandoned and they find Thomas jefforson's toys and take it to where jeffroson lived and then the next day its stolen.
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Haley Judi
This is another one of those short mysteries that I just felt like reading.
Horace Mann Family Reading Challenge
KC and Marshall find some horses from 1808, but the horses are stolen. L.A.
Jacob
I like KC and Marshall. KC and Marshall find horses!!!!!!
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Full name: Wallace Ronald Roy
Most known for the children's mystery series "A-Z Mysteries" and "Calendar Mysteries"
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Capital Mysteries (1 - 10 of 14 books)
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