Time Flies: Down to the Last Minute (Private I)

by Tara Lazar (Author) Ross MacDonald (Illustrator)

Time Flies: Down to the Last Minute (Private I)
Reading Level: K − 1st Grade
Series: Private I

The team behind 7 Ate 9 and The Upper Case: Trouble in Capital City is back with another installment of their pun-filled detective noir Private I series. This time, Private I is in a race to find all the missing clocks in town!

In the colorful and letter-filled Capital City, there's never a moment's rest for Private I, the city's best investigator. Trouble seems to always have a way of finding him--trouble with a capital T. On this particular day, T tells Private I that his watch is missing. And T isn't alone--the citizens of Capital City have lost track of timepieces all over town! Can Private I catch the perp and make up for lost time before it's too late?


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Kirkus Reviews

Time flies when you’re having fun reading this terrifically silly spoof.
Tara Lazar
Tara Lazar is the author of 7 Ate 9: The Untold Story, The Monstore, Little Read Gliding Hood, and a plethora of other picture books. She lives in New Jersey with her husband, two daughters, and a quirky sense of humor. The Upper Case is the second book in the Private I series. Learn more at taralazar.com

Ross MacDonald is the author and illustrator of Bad Baby, Henry's Hand, Achoo! Bang!: The Noisy Alphabet, and Another Perfect Day. He was also the illustrator of 7 Ate 9: The Untold Story, the first book in the Private I series. Ross has created illustrations and humor pieces for periodicals such as Vanity Fair, the New York Times, the New Yorker, Newsweek, Time, Spy, and Rolling Stone. He was born and raised in Canada and now lives in Connecticut. Learn more at ross-macdonald.com.
Classification
Fiction
ISBN-13
9780759554924
Lexile Measure
N/A
Guided Reading Level
N/A
Publisher
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Publication date
April 20, 2022
Series
Private I
BISAC categories
JUV019000 - Juvenile Fiction | Humorous Stories
JUV028000 - Juvenile Fiction | Mysteries, Espionage, & Detective Stories
JUV009080 - Juvenile Fiction | Concepts | Words
Library of Congress categories
Alphabet
Stealing
Private investigators
Clocks and watches

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