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The Crypto-Capers in the Case of the Missing Sock

(The Crypto-Capers #1)

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The Team: In this story siblings Max and Mia Holmes, along with their good friend Morris and their flamboyant Granny Holmes, are known as The Crypto-Capers. They are a group of detectives who unravel crimes by solving cryptograms that criminals leave behind. Mia is an expert puzzle solver. Max is great at deduction and reasoning. Morris is a computer genius, and Granny . . ...more
Paperback, 103 pages
Published December 1st 2008 by North Star Press of St. Cloud (first published October 1st 2008)
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Cheryl Malandrinos
May 04, 2009 rated it it was amazing
What do you get when you cross an accident prone computer genius, an expert puzzle solver, a flamboyant grandmother who loves knitting--even though she's terrible at it, and a young detective who can solve crimes that stump senior members of Scotland Yard?

A great new interactive mystery series that your children will love!

Sibling detectives Max and Mia Holmes reside on Baker Street in London. Along with their Granny Nellie Holmes and their technology wizard best friend, Morris, they make up the
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Kay Ray
Mar 06, 2013 rated it it was amazing
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The Crypto-Capers Case of the Missing Sock by Renee Hand is a great book for children. It might be a little challenging and need to be targeted for 4th graders and up. This story had a lot of puzzles and cryptograms that you might even want to keep pen and paper with you to jot down your ideas. In this book are siblings brother Max and sister Mia who work with granny Holmes and their friend Morris. They call themselves the Crypto-Capers and put their skills together and find the missing antique ...more
Brandy Reed
Nov 29, 2014 rated it really liked it
In the children’s mystery book “The Crypto-Capers in The Case of the Missing Sock” a group works hard at uncovering a case. Two siblings Max and Mia as well as their friend Morris and Granny Holmes work together to solve a serious case. The Assignment: The Case of the Missing Sock leads the Crypto-Capers to Florida, where they are hired by a Mr. Delacomb. So far all that is missing is a single sock and prada glasses. As the children spread out and search in different areas they see different ...more
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Renee Hand is a multi award-winning author and requested speaker on the topic of using fun fiction to teach science, geography and history. Let her show librarians, educators, and parents how using her books can not only challenge readers and the way they think about problems in real life, but she creates high interest topics that suck the reader into her stories encouraging them into wanting to ...more

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