Qty:1
  • List Price: $16.95
  • Save: $3.74 (22%)
FREE Shipping on orders over $35.
Only 9 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com.
Gift-wrap available.
+ $3.99 shipping
Used: Very Good | Details
Sold by hippo_books
Condition: Used: Very Good
Comment: Excellent condition no markings or writing. Some minor wear from reading
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Who Is Stealing the Twelve Days of Christmas? (Chickadee Court Mysteries) Hardcover – October 1, 2003


See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from
Hardcover
"Please retry"
$13.21
$5.89 $0.01
Unknown Binding
"Please retry"

NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE

Kindle FreeTime Unlimited
Free one month trial
Get unlimited access to thousands of kid-safe books, apps and videos, for one low price, with Amazon FreeTime Unlimited. Get started for free. Learn more

Product Details

  • Age Range: 8 and up
  • Grade Level: 3 and up
  • Lexile Measure: 520L (What's this?)
  • Series: Chickadee Court Mysteries
  • Hardcover: 200 pages
  • Publisher: Holiday House (October 1, 2003)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0823417883
  • ISBN-13: 978-0823417889
  • Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 5.9 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 14.1 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #745,866 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Editorial Reviews

About the Author

Martha Freeman is known for her humorous novels for children and young adults, including "The Trouble with Cats", "The Trouble with Babies", "Fourth Grade Weirdo", and "The Year My Parents Ruined My Life", about which Publishers Weekly said, "[Freeman's] personable characters, dry sense of humor and understanding of the adolescent mind are sure to draw a tidal wave of fans." She lives in State College, Pennsylvania, with her family. www.marthafreeman.com.

More About the Authors

Discover books, learn about writers, read author blogs, and more.

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5 stars
5 star
3
4 star
1
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0
See all 4 customer reviews
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Marilee C. Unruh on November 17, 2008
Format: Hardcover
I bought this book to read with my 10-year-old son, who has language-related learning disabilities. I'm a mystery addict, myself, and I was looking for a book that wouldn't be too advanced for him but also wouldn't be too childish for me, and "Who's Stealing ..." fit the bill perfectly. The mystery plot is just right (I wasn't sure whodunit, and I often can't help but know, even with adult mysteries), the narrator's voice sounded completely authentic, and the characters (both adult and child) were likable but not unrealistic. I also appreciated that the author has her characters make some unconventional choices (Mom is a cop, the boy narrator has chosen a best friend across race and gender lines, an older male character is a nurturing soup-maker) but then treats these things in a very matter of fact way -- none of them is the point of the story. My son liked the book, too, so I am off to collect the others in the series!
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
10 of 13 people found the following review helpful By Librarian on October 10, 2005
Format: Hardcover
Who is Stealing the Twelve Days of Christmas is a good story for readers comfortable with chapter books. Alex and Yasmeen live on Chickadee Court. Each Christmas, the neighbors decorate their yards with a Twelve Days of Christmas display. This year, someone is stealing the displays and returning them a few days later. Alex's mother is a police investigator trying to solve a set of robberies of collectible mouse figures. Alex and Yasmeen piece together clues from their neighborhood crime and end up helping Alex's mom with the other robberies. The reader learns to be more objective. Look at the facts. Use logic. The reader also learns not to make a judgment based on a person's appearance. A person isn't 'bad' just because they are different.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
By J. Francis on June 27, 2014
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
Granddaughter (8 years) loved this book.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
1 of 4 people found the following review helpful By cb VINE VOICE on October 15, 2008
Format: Hardcover
My 9 year old son said this book was very entertaining - he bought it in paperback. About a boy named Alex from PA who finds himself in the middle of crime spree... He read it over the Christmas Break last year and he even brought it to the supper table. I think that makes it a hit in my book!
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?