Chasing Vermeer by Blue Balliett

By Blue Balliett

This bewitching first novel is a puzzle, wrapped in a secret, disguised as an experience, and introduced as a piece of art.

When a publication of unexplainable occurences brings Petra and Calder jointly, unusual issues begin to occur: possible unrelated occasions attach; an eccentric previous lady seeks their corporation; a useful Vermeer portray disappears. earlier than they understand it, the 2 locate themselves on the middle of a world artwork scandal, the place nobody is spared from suspicion. As Petra and Calder are drawn clue by means of clue right into a mysterious labyrinth, they need to draw on their powers of instinct, their challenge fixing abilities, and their wisdom of Vermeer. Can they decipher against the law that has stumped even the FBI?

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Slug snug plug 28 Can you find two words that sound like slug, snug, and plug? The slug and pug slept snug on the rug by the plug. slim skim brim Can you find two words that sound like slim, skim, and brim? 30 Slim Kim drank a cup of skim filled to the brim after a swim. Brian P. Cleary is the author of the best-selling Words Are Categorical®series as well as the Math Is Categorical®and Adventures in Memory™ series. He has also written several picture books and poetry books. In addition to his work as a children’s author and humorist, Mr.

Brian P. Cleary’s wacky sentences and Jason Miskimins’s colorful art will make phonics fun! BOOK 1 The Bug in the Jug Wants a Hug A Short Vowel Sounds Book BOOK 2 Stop, Drop, and Flop in the Slop A Short Vowel Sounds Book with Consonant Blends BOOK 3 The Nice Mice in the Rice A Long Vowel Sounds Book BOOK 4 The Frail Snail on the Trail A Long Vowel Sounds Book with Consonant Blends BOOK 5 The Thing on the Wing Can Sing A Short Vowel Sounds Book with Consonant Digraphs BOOK 6 Whose Shoes Would You Choose?

Cleary’s wacky sentences and Jason Miskimins’s colorful art will make phonics fun! BOOK 1 The Bug in the Jug Wants a Hug A Short Vowel Sounds Book BOOK 2 Stop, Drop, and Flop in the Slop A Short Vowel Sounds Book with Consonant Blends BOOK 3 The Nice Mice in the Rice A Long Vowel Sounds Book BOOK 4 The Frail Snail on the Trail A Long Vowel Sounds Book with Consonant Blends BOOK 5 The Thing on the Wing Can Sing A Short Vowel Sounds Book with Consonant Digraphs BOOK 6 Whose Shoes Would You Choose?

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