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Q & Ray: The Missing Mola Lisa: Case #1

By Trisha Speed Shaskan
Illustrated by Stephen Shaskan

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! This graphic novel series for young readers is full of laughs, mysteries, and cases ba

The Mola Lisa is missing! Someone sneaky has stolen the world's most famous painting. Good thing Q and Ray are on the case! These second-grade critters are Elm Tree Elementary's best crime solvers. Ray loves magic and stinky cheese. Q loves disguises and surprises. But can the super sleuths outwit an art thief?

  • Crisp, colorful, and simple art is perfect for first-time graphic novel readers
  • Story involves fun, high-interest topics including art and magic
  • Delivers the classic whodunit setup with quirky humor

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 too, a book written by his wife, Trisha Speed Shaskan. He's also a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, an early childhood educator, and a music maker.

ISBN: 9781512411478
Imprint: Lerner PG - Graphic Universe
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: November 1, 2017
Dimensions: 203 x 254mm, 48pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $24.99
New Zealand RRP: $27.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 01/11/17 at 05:27:28
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