Hold on to your fedoras, Gecko fans, a new detective has arrived at Emerson Hicky Elementary. His name's Bland. James Bland. And he immediately cracks a case that has baffled Chet and Natalie. Do our favorite PIs get jealous? You'd better believe it! When Bland suddenly goes missing, the blame falls squarely on everyone's favorite gecko.So Chet will have to rescue his tubby rival or face a stint behind bars--and we're not talking the jungle gym.
- Paperback | 148 pages
- 124.5 x 188 x 12.7mm | 136.08g
- 01 Apr 2007
- Harcourt Paperbacks
- United States
- Illustrations, unspecified
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Praise for books in the Chet Gecko series: "Zesty and entertaining . . . Young readers . . . will want to scuttle along with this schoolyard sleuth."--"The Bulletin""Those who haven't read a 'Chet Gecko' mystery don't know what they're missing."--"School Library Journal"
About Bruce Hale
BRUCE HALE is the author of five picture books as well as the Chet Gecko mystery series. A popular speaker, teacher, and storyteller for children and adults, he lives in Santa Barbara, California.