Rockhound science mysteries.

by Mark H. Newhouse

Publisher: Educational Activities in Freeport, NY

Written in English
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  • Dogs -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Detectives -- Juvenile fiction

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Rockhound, the detective, gets involved with fascinating mysteries and always finds that science helps solve the puzzles.

Edition Notes

Readability level 4.

Statementby Mark H. Newhouse ; illustrated by Denise Gilgannon.
GenreJuvenile fiction.
ContributionsGilgannon, Denise.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2006/44949
The Physical Object
Pagination46 p. :
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17938784M
ISBN 100970462964
LC Control Number2005297449

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