Detective Dylan and the Hunt for Home Plate (Youth Sleuths #2)

by Mj Murray (Author)

Detective Dylan and the Hunt for Home Plate (Youth Sleuths #2)

Dylan and Emily are back in book #2 of this series. This time, someone stole the bases from the baseball field. Can they track down the culprit in time for practice?

Dylan and his little sister, Emily, don't go anywhere without Dylan's detective kit. Their trusty dog, Theodore, is always by their sides, ready to lend a helping paw. One sunny Saturday, the trio heads to the ball field for some practice, only to discover a puzzling problem-the bases are missing! Determined to crack the case, Dylan, Emily, and Theodore set off on a mission to locate the missing bases.

Parents & Educators: For reluctant readers or newly independent readers, books in this series can be read in any order and are packed full of reading-level appropriate text, interesting content, and fast moving plots. This story includes 20+ illustrations to keep readers engaged.

The Hunt for Home Plate includes a QR code for educators with downloadable curriculum-aligned ELA/Math activities that are ideal for 1st or 2nd grade classroom use.

ELA activities focus on developing vocabulary, fluency, and comprehension skills. Each chapter includes a Tier 2 word and discussion prompts. Math activities focus on developing fact fluency.

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Melinda Murray
Publication date
March 20, 2024
A Youth Sleuths Chapter Book
BISAC categories
JUV002190 - Juvenile Fiction | Animals | Pets
JUV028000 - Juvenile Fiction | Mysteries, Espionage, & Detective Stories
JUV045000 - Juvenile Fiction | Readers | Chapter Books
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