Basil and the Lost Colony

Author: Eve Titus
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781481464147
Release Date: 2017-05-16
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Named one of “13 Detective Book Series You Obsessed Over as a Kid” by Buzzfeed.com and the inspiration for a hit Disney film, the masterful Great Mouse Detective is back and scurrying off to solve the mystery of a Lost Colony in Switzerland. Basil of Baker Street—mouse detective genius—is off on a perilous expedition leading thirty-two mice up a towering mountain. Their objective: to locate and rescue a famous colony of mice that have been missing for six centuries! A clue in the form of an arrow with strange markings has sent Basil scurrying off to Switzerland in search of the lost colony. But the path is not smooth for our Sherlock Holmes of the Mouse World. Before he can solve this baffling mystery, he must confront the mysterious snow mouse and the sinister plots of evil Professor Ratigan, ruler of the mouse underworld!

The Great Mouse Detective Crumbs and Clues Collection

Author: Eve Titus
Publisher: Aladdin
ISBN: 148147717X
Release Date: 2017-06-06
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Named one of “13 Detective Book Series You Obsessed Over as a Kid” by Buzzfeed.com and the inspiration for a hit Disney film, the masterful Great Mouse Detective is back and ready to solve five of his most perplexing cases! Basil—the famous sleuth of mousedom—lives in the cellar of Sherlock Holmes’s house. A devoted admirer of the great detective, he has learned his craft by listening at the feet of Holmes himself. Join him as he solves some of his most mysterious cases with this collectible boxed set! In Basil of Baker Street, Basil solves the mystery of the missing mouse twins, Angela and Agatha, using crumbs of clues! In Basil and the Cave of Cats, Basil sets off on a journey to the far east in order to solve one of the greatest mysteries of mousedom: Do miniature cats exist? In Basil in Mexico, Basil solves “The Case of the Counterfeit Cheese,” “The Theft of the Mousa Lisa,” and “The Disappearance of Dr. Dawson.” In all of these daring adventures, Basil proves himself to be a true disciple of his hero, Sherlock Holmes! In Basil in the Wild West, Basil is off to the Wild West to take on the Big Cheeses of American mouse crime! First stop: New Mexico; second stop: The Grand Canyon. And in Basil and the Lost Colony, Basil, the Sherlock Holmes of the mouse world, scurries off to solve the mystery of the Lost Colony in Switzerland.

The Horn Book Magazine

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: UCSC:32106021029696
Release Date: 1964
Genre: Children's literature

Vol. 2 includes extra number, "Experimental schools in England," Jan. 1926.

Popular Series Fiction for K 6 Readers

Author: Rebecca L. Thomas
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN: 1591582032
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Education

Because of their popularity, books in series are great vehicles for fostering literacy among all types of readers, who are almost always adamant about reading every title in the series--in series order. Yet traditional information sources on children's and YA literature include very little about series fiction, so librarians often have difficulty managing this literature. This guide will be a rich resource and time-saver for librarians who work with children. It introduces users to the best and most popular fiction series of today, covering more than 1,000 series with over 10,000 titles, appropriate for elementary readers. Annotations also indicate series and titles accepted by some of the popular electronic reading programs (e.g., Accelerated Reading, Reading First). A numbered list of titles in the series follows.

Childrens Catalog

Author: H.W. Wilson Company
Publisher: H.W. Wilson
ISBN: UOM:39015012090950
Release Date: 1986
Genre: Children's literature

The 1st ed. includes an index to v. 28-36 of St. Nicholas.