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Sammy Keyes and the Wild Things

Written by Wendelin Van Draanen & illustrated by Brian Biggs
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While on her first hiking and camping trip, thirteen-year-old Sammy tries to solve a mystery involving endangered condors while avoiding scorpions, ticks, and embarrassment.

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Who Wrote Sammy Keyes and the Wild Things

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Wendelin Van Draanen

WENDELIN VAN DRAANEN was a classroom teacher for many years before becoming a full-time writer. The books in the Sammy Keyes mystery series have been embraced by critics and readers alike, with Sammy Keyes and the Hotel Thief receiving the Edgar Allan Poe Award for best children’s mystery. Wendelin is also the author of many award-winning novels, including Flipped, The Running Dream, Runaway, Confessions of a Serial Kisser, Swear to Howdy, The Secret Life of Lincoln Jones, and Wild Bird. You can find her online at WendelinVanDraanen.com and @WendelinVanD, and you can follow Sammy Keyes on Facebook.

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Who Illustrated Sammy Keyes and the Wild Things

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Brian Biggs

Brian Biggs is the author and illustrator of many books for kids, including the Tinyville Town books, the New York Times bestselling Frank Einstein series (written by Jon Scieszka), Everything Goes, and Bike & Trike by Elizabeth Verdick. Brian has worked as an art director, graphic designer, and animator for interactivity and multimedia projects. His illustrations have appeared in magazines, newspapers, advertising, posters, toys, and puzzles. He works in an old garage. Visit him at MrBiggs.com.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780440421122
Publication Date:
January 1, 2008
WorldCat Number (OCLC):
281460480
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0440421128
Lexile:
670L
Accelerated Reader Points:
10.0
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
115049
ATOS Book Level:
4.4
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
MG

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