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The birthday party mystery  Cover Image Book Book

The birthday party mystery / by Fran Manushkin ; illustrated by Tammie Lyon.

Manushkin, Fran, (author.). Lyon, Tammie, (illustrator.).


Katie's birthday is tomorrow, but she just cannot wait to find out what her present will be, so she and Pedro follow Katie's parents as they go shopping, but none of the places they stop seem present-worthy--Katie is disappointed, but when she gets home a big surprise is waiting for her.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781663958686
  • ISBN: 1663958688
  • ISBN: 9781666332285
  • ISBN: 1666332283
  • Physical Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, Minnesota : Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Publisher,publishing date and paging may vary.
Includes glossary, all about mysteries, thinking about the story, and an investigate fingerprints project.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 5-7. Picture Window Books.
Grades K-1. Picture Window Books.
510L Lexile
Decoding demand: 66 (high) Semantic demand: 66 (high) Syntactic demand: 59 (medium) Structure demand: 82 (very high) Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 2.2 0.5 514079.
Subject: Woo, Katie (Fictitious character) > Juvenile fiction.
Chinese Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Hispanic Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Surprise birthday parties > Juvenile fiction.
Birthdays > Juvenile fiction.
Gifts > Juvenile fiction.
Detective and mystery stories > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Readers (Publications)
Detective and mystery fiction.
Picture books.

Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Rolla Public.


  • 0 current holds with 5 total copies.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Rolla Public Library ER-2 MAN (Text) 38256101874943 Easy Reader Available -

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