5 edition of Spies and sleuths found in the catalog.
Spies and sleuths
|Statement||[editors, James J. Mulay, Daniel Curran, Jeffrey H. Wallenfeldt].|
|Series||CineBooks home library series ;, no. 1|
|Contributions||Mulay, James J., Curran, Daniel., Wallenfeldt, Jeffrey H.|
|LC Classifications||PN1995.9.D4 S6 1988|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 211 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||211|
|LC Control Number||88071573|
ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: xvii, pages ; 23 cm. Series Title: CineBooks home library series, no. 1. James Ponti reads the first chapter of his New York Times Bestselling Book City Spies.
Inventing the Pinkertons; or, Spies, Sleuths, Mercenaries, and Thugs by S. Paul O'Hara, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(6). Spy fiction is a sub-genre of mysteries and thrillers. For a novel to be considered spy fiction, some form of espionage must be present in the plot. This can include one person as a spy, or a whole agency of spies. Spy fiction can be set in the present day, past, and future.
In the first episode of a series that explores the books we (really) read, Andrew Marr investigates the curious case of detective fiction. Sleuths, Spies & Sorcerers - . City Spies Read Along and discussion: Sleuths, Spies and Random Skulduggery (ages ) March 31 @ pm - pm EDT The event has passed, but can be viewed here:Author: James Ponti.
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He unpicks their conventions to show. Spies and Sleuths Mystery, Spy and Suspense Films on Videocassette (Cinebooks Home Library Series, No 1) 1st ed edition by James J. Mulay, Daniel Curran, Jeffrey H. Wallenfeldt. Published August by Cinebooks. Written in EnglishPages: Amateur Sleuths, Detectives, and Spies Readers Spies and sleuths book all ages who enjoy a well-crafted mystery or detective story will be interested in listening to or reading these recently published books that will draw them into the activities of amateur sleuths, detectives, and spies as they search for clues, break codes, solve crimes, and commit espionage.
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Sleuths, Spies & Alibis is the group blog of eight middle-grade and young adult authors whose debut novels will be published in and We aim to demystify the writing process, from tracking down ideas to publishing a book. PART 1: SPIES AND SLEUTHS TRAINING SESSION To start class off, we introduce our story plot.
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[ edit ] Detectives. To help you find the right books for you and your young reader, we’ve compiled a list of the best kids books about spies. Our list includes picture books and chapter books.
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