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The Black Paw

Written by Heather Vogel Frederick & illustrated by Sally Wern Comport
Book #1 in the Spy Mice Series
Published by Aladdin Paperbacks
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In this tail of mice and menace, young Oz Levinson gets his chance to become a spy when he meets Glory Goldenleaf, a spy mouse with a huge problem: the evil rat Roquefort DuPont has stolen Glory’s secret weapon. Illustrations.

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Favorite pastime? Reading with my kids. Just finished Nana Cracks the Case!
4.5 / 7.0

My kids really enjoyed this, but I didn’t find the story very engaging. Kids who enjoy spy stories will enjoy it.

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Who Wrote The Black Paw

Who Illustrated The Black Paw

Sally Wern Comport

Sally Wern Comport has illustrated numerous picture books and novels, including Love Will See You Through: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Six Guiding Beliefs; Brave Margaret: An Irish Adventure; Hanging Off Jefferson’s Nose: Growing Up on Mt. Rushmore; and the Spy Mice series. She has also translated her picture making skills to various large-scale public, private, and institutional artworks. Sally lives with her husband and two daughters in Annapolis, Maryland, where she operates Art at Large Inc. Learn more at

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