Mystery of the Egyptian Scroll: Adventure Books For Kids Age 9-12 (Kid Detective Zet #1) (Paperback)

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Mystery of the Egyptian Scroll: Adventure Books For Kids Age 9-12 (Kid Detective Zet #1) (Paperback)

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It's just another day in ancient Egypt for these kid detectives

Meet Zet, an extraordinary 12-year-old detective who's no stranger to cracking cases in his charming small-town setting. It's a thrilling middle-grade mystery, tailor-made for young detectives aged 9-12.

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From Scott Peters, award-winning author and creator of over 300 museum and science center exhibits worldwide.

You, who have dug deep and sifted hard for a story to read, have unearthed an ancient treasure: a mystery from the dusty ages, when a kid could be a hero and fight for the good of all . . .

12-year-old Zet is thrust into a whirlwind of mystery when he spots a chance to turn his fortunes around. A hefty reward for the return of a stolen scroll is too good to pass up. But there's a twist: Zet is no seasoned detective. With the help of his quick-witted sister, Kat, they form an unstoppable duo, navigating a web of clues that leads them through the heart of their bustling town. From decoding cryptic messages to tailing suspects with unmatched stealth, they're on a thrilling quest for justice and the promise of a great reward that could secure their family's future.

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Zet and Kat's adventure isn't just any mystery-it's a pulse-pounding quest where hieroglyphics clue them in, Egyptian gods shadow their path, and mythology comes alive. From the bustling banks of the Nile to the enigmatic shadows of ancient temples, it's perfect for young detectives keen on solving familiar mystery stories with a fun backdrop.

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Fun and Familiar: It's The World's Favorite Way To Learn About Ancient Egypt
Product Details ISBN: 9780985985288
ISBN-10: 0985985283
Publisher: Best Day Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: September 23rd, 2016
Pages: 114
Language: English
Series: Kid Detective Zet