Ebook [The Case of the Time Capsule Bandit Octavia Spencer] murder mystery
LC 5 stars This was a cute little mystery for kids *with a strong female lead Recommended My seven year old picked *a strong female lead Recommended My seven year old picked book purely because he liked the title He said it was the perfect combination of two things he loves ninjas and detectives Also he loved that usually in the story the main character is the boys and he liked how in this story she changed it up and made it a girl His final nthusiastic observation was that three kids who were stuck somewhere they didn t want to be became friends and found that they actually kind of liked where they lived As a mom this book was a huge winner I started it as a read aloud we would read two chapters before school in the morning After a couple of days my husband confessed he was reluctant to leave for work because he didn t want to miss out Then I caught my son reading ahead By the Dangerous to Touch end of the book he read the last few chapters out loud to me Thank you MsSpencer for writing such a great story that the whole family couldnjoy I loved that it showed a mighty girl witho This is an interactive book because it has ninja tasks in the back that has recipes and other helpful detective tips It is the kind of book that veryone will love There are
no unrealistic or cheesy parts and it has inspired me to try Tae Kwon Do I loved this book Spencer unrealistic or cheesy parts and it has inspired me to try Tae Kwon Do I loved this book Spencer book is an xcellent middle school mystery Twelve year old Randi Rhodes is the daughter of a popular mystery writer Her mother has recently passed away Randi is upset and resentful when her father decides they should move from New York to his small Tennessee hometownRandi without her father s knowledge has acted as a sleuth solving small mysteries Meet Randi Rhodes the world's first ninja detective Mystery abounds in this delightful new middle grade series from Academy Award winning actress Octavia SpencerDeer Creek is a small town whose only hope for survival is the success of thei.
Summary The Case of the Time Capsule BanditEssee She also finds an unlikely for rural Tennessee multicultural mix of friends a Latino an African American and a Chinese nannydaddy s girlfriend Although the setting makes *THIS A BIT FAR FETCHED IT *a bit far fetched it nice to have multiracial representation and having a number of strong women including a female Sheriff is refreshing The story itself is trite and nothing new but the character development a female Sheriff is refreshing The story itself is trite and nothing new but the character development relationships are
a uick read Recommended for 3rd 5th graders Thanks to Ms Spencer and SS for the signed ARC This So Much Fun To Read At Bedtime I Even Got A Standing Ovation Afterwards We Loved It I read this right after Liar Spy by Rebecca Stead Both are aimed at age groups 8 12 I thought it would be very interesting to hear the writing voice of the versatile actress Octavia Spencer and it was a fun mystery well written and cleverly put together However when held up against the power messages in Liar and Spy there is just no comparison though Spencer s book deals with similar issues Liar and Spy wholly Rodeo Daughter eclipses the Ninja Detective stylistically andmotionally how resonating affecting the reader and in about My Guilty Pleasure (Harlequin Blaze every way Here s hoping Ms Spencer s terrific idea for a series gains in wisdom depth with Octavia Spenceractress AND author This is a cute simple uick read that is great for middle school students It s fast paced and provides the reader with a fun journey The characters are decent with a little character development The storyline is great and will beasy for younger readers to follow and understand Review by my 7yo If you want to be a ninja and a detective this is the book for you I want to be both and I learned a lot. To solve the case Even if it means investigating in a haunted cabin and facing mean old Angus McCarthy prime suspectThey have three days to find the treasure; the future of their whole town is at stake Will these kids be able to save the ,worth a uick read Recommended for 3rd 5th graders Thanks to Ms Spencer and SS for the signed ARC This
N her old neighborhood The only xcitement in the new town is the upcoming Founder *S Day Festival At The *Day Festival at the of which will be the opening of a time capsule Many people believe that a legendary treasure was hidden inside the capsule The fate of many of the town s struggling businesses hangs on the tourists xpected to attend the festival Much to the dismay of the whole town the capsule disappears Randi is determined to solve this mystery and doesn t understand why her father who writes mystery novels isn t interested in investigating The story follows Randi and her new friend DC as they search out the culprit behind the theft and save the town Clues seem to lead to a haunted cabin and mean old Angus McCarthy This is a very satisfying read with characters and plot twists that will satisfy middle grade readers I hope Spencer will write adventures for Randi Octavia Spencer Academy Award winner of The Help started writing this book 13 years ago Her Hollywood mentor Sandra Bullock gave it a read and A Wanted Man (Silhouette Intimate Moments, encouraged her to seek a publisher With her new stardom she found a contract with Simon Schuster and the second in the series will follow shortly Scooby Donthusiasts will recognize the formulaic plot those meddlesome kids bad guys in suits the secret treasure and the wholesome reward at the My Spy (Mission: Impassioned, end The chapters are peppered with inconsistent appendices activities thatxtend the action Try this at home an interesting idea that falls a bit flat in my view The best thing about this book is Spencer s attention to her heroine s Until You Loved Me (Silver Springs, emotional life a recently deceased mother a distant and preoccupied father a move from urban New York to rural Tenn. R Founder's Day Festival But the festival's main attraction a time capsule that many people believe hold the town's treasure has gone missingRandi Rhodes and her best friend DC are Bruce Lee inspired ninjas and local detectives determined.