Only Adam Sharp can find out! If I had known someone like Dr. In addition to penning numerous books under his own name, Stanley has also published under several pseudonyms, including the well-known house pseudonyms Carolyn Keene and Franklin W. If Nancy Drew had been a forensic scientist, I might be in a different occupation today. When a local restaurant owner decides to feature the cookies on his menu, the child and her best friend form a baking company to earn money for a trip to Florida, but business turns out to be lots more complicated than they had expected. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.
In The Case of the Dirty Clue, Mr. But she wasn't and that's why I created Dr. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in margins. Grandma urges Katie Lynn to start making her own cookies, using Grandma's recipes, so she won't ever have to go without again. Where Have All the Parents Gone? Step-by-step instructions enable kids to turn their kitchens into mini-cookie companies of their own! I'd been working long enough with some of my editors that I felt quite comfortable in suggesting these new ideas to them. Two of my favorite movies from that period are The Bat and Home Sweet Homicide, because they both have mystery writers as the main characters.
I think most children are looking for something that will excite them and carry them off to other worlds. I also collect movie posters! You have to understand what it means to make one hundred percent on a spelling quiz. But when Adam gets to London he finds cowgirls square-dancing in Buckingham Palace and cowboys having a hoedown at the Houses of Parliament. The Battle of the Bakers Written by Illustrated by eBook Katie Lynn and her best friend, Tina, are all set to win the town's baking contest. You have to live what he is living and feel what he is feeling.
Check It out and Die! Katie Lynn rules out suggestions from her cooking-impaired mother, such as pickle juice and ketchup, eventually deciding upon mayonnaise. But some horses were not tamed. What begins as a simple way to earn money to visit her grandmother in Florida becomes a full-fledged business; soon, Grandma is flown in for a visit, and ends up assisting Katie Lynn in her new endeavor. Running a business is great fun, but it's also a real live grown-up J-O-B. The two work together on solving serious, adult crimes in the volumes The Case of the Sweaty Bank Robber and The Mystery of the Stolen Statue.
Wild Horses Written by Illustrated by eBook Long ago, all horse were wild. With the help of her grandmother and her best friend, Tina, Katie Lynn thinks she has everything under total control. Could there be a spy at spy school? The dust jacket for hard covers may not be included. You have to understand what it means not to be able to play football, either because you're too small or because your parents won't let you. Before Katie Lynn can scrape the batter off the bowl, she's in business -- the cookie business! Before Katie Lynn can scrape the batter off the bowl, she's in business -- the cookie business! Kids are generally interested in stories about children who master skills like cooking or running a business. It filled my need to be a published writer, but the need then probably wasn't as great as it has since become, and I think that's a normal development.
Tame books for heaven's sake. Katie Lynn's mother is completely helpless in the kitchen. . But he never expected to see huge robot sharks biting holes in the bottom of the ships. That would be so incredible! What in the world should a 7 or 8 year old read? Better English, British Broadcasting Corporation London, England , 1975.
Grade 2-4-Katie Lynn is devastated when her parents can't afford the annual vacation to visit her grandmother in Florida. Some of them were accepted. Running a business is great fun, but it's also a real live grown-up J-O-B. In time, people taught them to wear a saddle and a bit. An extraordinarily prolific writer, George Edward Stanley has also found time to travel and teach, drawing many of the plots for his books from his diverse experiences and natural curiosity. You have to understand what it means to have to wait for or a birthday party. Library Journal, April 1, 1987, p.
Since I was allowed to go to the movies only on Saturday afternoons, I missed a lot of the great films of those years, but have since been able to buy video tapes of most of the ones that I never got to see and can now watch them anytime I want to! The spine may show signs of wear. Fulbright lecturer at University of , 1973. In 1970 he moved to Cameron University always in Lawton , where he worked until 1973 as an assistant professor, associate professor from 1973 to 1976, later becoming a professor of Middle Eastern and African languages in 1979. Publishers Weekly, January 16, 1987, Diane Roback, review of The Italian Spaghetti Mystery, p. It will be no secret to readers that there are multiple ingredients missing from this bland debut volume of the Katie Lynn Cookie Company series.
Yet when Katie Lynn and her friend tell Mrs. The adult characters do not fare well in this book. Intended for children of early-grade-school age, the book tells how Michael, a boy about the same age, copes with the discovery that his family's home is built on the world's largest anthill. Stanley, a professor at Cameron University, teaches writing and foreign languages, including Albanian, Zulu, and Xhosa. This can't help but inspire the writer to reach greater heights.
Member Mystery Writers of America, Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, Modern Language Association, Studies Association, American Association of Teachers of Arabic, American Association of Teachers of Turkic Languages, African Language Teachers Association, American Association of Teachers of Persian, American Institute for Yemeni Studies, Syrian Studies Association, National Council of Less-Commonly Taught Languages. Meet , author of Jeff Stone lives in the Midwest with his wife and two children and practices the martial arts daily. But don't forget to make them laugh! Ghost Horse Written by Illustrated by eBook Emily Clark has just moved. Stanley also shared his views about the role of an children' book author. Tina gives samples to a local restaurant owner who hires the girls to supply the dessert. Now everyone's in the way: Mrs.