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Q & Ray: Foul Play at Elm Tree Park: Case #3

By Trisha Speed Shaskan
Illustrated by Stephen Shaskan

This graphic novel includes lots of laughs and also a tip of the cap to pioneering female baseball players of years past.

Meet Q and Ray—elementary school super sleuths. Q’s a hedgehog. Ray’s a rat. They may be small, but in a town full of animals, they’re the top crime solvers! When Q and Ray visit a ballpark, a famous autographed baseball disappears. The sleuths use Q's baseball smarts and Ray's knowledge of forgery to find the culprit. This graphic novel includes lots of laughs and also a tip of the cap to pioneering female baseball players of years past. This graphic novel series for young readers is full of laughs, mysteries, and cases based on high-interest topics including art, outer space, and more.

  • Balances of classic whodunit setup and quirky humour.
  • Story involves fun, high-interest topics including sports.
  • Crisp, colorful, and simple art is perfect for first-time graphic novel readers.

About the author

Trisha Speed Shaskan has written more than forty books for children, including her latest picture book, Punk Skunks, illustrated by her husband Stephen Shaskan. Trisha received her MFA in creative writing from Minnesota State University, Mankato. She has taught creative writing to students at every level from kindergarten to graduate school.

About the illustrator

Stephen Shaskan is the author and illustrator of A Dog Is a Dog, Max Speed, The Three Triceratops Tuff, and Toad on the Road: A Cautionary Tale. He's the illustrator of Punk Skunks.

ISBN: 9781512411492
Imprint: Lerner PG - Graphic Universe
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: January 1, 9999
Dimensions: 0 x 0mm, 48pp
Stock Status: Abandoned
Australian RRP: $24.99
New Zealand RRP: $27.99
Stock Level: Not Yet Published

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