By Gertrude Chandler Warner

Whilst a calico cat looks at Grandfather's, the kids search for the founding father of the town's animal protect.

Show description

Read Online or Download The Animal Shelter Mystery (The Boxcar Children Mysteries #22) PDF

Best Detective Fiction books

"Shouldn't You Be in School?" (All the Wrong Questions)

Is Lemony Snicket a detective or a smoke detector? Do you scent smoke? younger apprentice Lemony Snicket is investigating a case of arson yet quickly unearths himself enveloped within the ever-increasing secret that haunts town of Stain'd-by-the-Sea. who's environment the fires? What secrets and techniques are hidden within the division of schooling?

The Disappearing Staircase Mystery (The Boxcar Children, Book 85)

Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny used to stay on my own in a boxcar. Now they've got a house with their grandfather, and they're solving up the outdated Bugbee residence, a spooky mansion of their local! The Aldens are aiding the center and arms crew fix an outdated property. the home is bursting with collections of its mysterious and kooky former proprietor.

The Flickering Torch Mystery (Hardy Boys, Book 22)

Unexplainable airplane crashes close to an airport at the East Coast plunge Frank and Joe Hardy right into a weird and wonderful case. From the instant Frank and Joe discover a radioactive engine in an aircraft junkyard, unforeseen hazards strike like lightning. regardless of the repeated makes an attempt on their lives, the teenage detectives pursue their research, gaining knowledge of important clues and others that supply the answer to 1 of the main baffling mysteries the men and Mr.

The Phantom Freighter (The Hardy Boys, No. 26)

While eccentric Thaddeus McClintock invitations Frank and Joe Hardy to accompany him on a sea voyage, the teenage investigators turn into entangled in an internet of poser. who's attempting to block the 3 from securing reservation on freighter ships that hold passengers? The made up our minds efforts of Frank and Joe result in a unsafe online game of wits with a hoop of slippery smugglers and to a dramatic war of words at the excessive seas.

Additional info for The Animal Shelter Mystery (The Boxcar Children Mysteries #22)

Show sample text content

Scott wouldn’t simply depart them right here with no letting us know,” Jessie additional. “Maybe anyone used to be right here final evening, Violet, and also you quite did pay attention anything happening. ” by means of this time, the boxcar was once noisy with barking canines, crying cats, and 5 Aldens all speaking right away. It was once Henry who spotted the recent puppy rubbing noses with Lad. “Lad is familiar with this puppy, too! ” Henry acknowledged. “The hook at the dog’s tag broke off, yet his collar appears to be like similar to Lad’s. ” “Not simply the collar—the complete puppy seems like Lad! ” Jessie stated. “Only this puppy is white the place Lad is black, and black the place Lad is white. They either needs to belong to overlook Newcombe. ” “I bet I wasn’t dreaming after all,” Violet stated. “Someone introduced those animals the following through the evening. i ponder who? ” The Aldens heard Jessie’s newspapers hit the sidewalk. “You’ll have lots to do today,” Mr. Alden stated. “Papers to carry, new pets to appear after, and one other secret to determine. ” Henry used to be within the boxcar getting leashes for Watch, Lad, and the hot puppy whilst all of the canines all started howling and barking while. Then Watch broke away and raced to front backyard. “What’s the problem with those canine? ” Violet requested. “I proposal I heard a motor vehicle door slam,” Jessie acknowledged. whilst the Aldens reached front backyard, all used to be quiet. The package deal of newspapers was once the place it was once each morning. every little thing used to be nonetheless aside from a really apprehensive Watch, trailed via Lad and the hot puppy, who appeared lots frightened, too. “I ask yourself what this can be all about,” Henry acknowledged, attempting to calm all 3 canine. Violet checked down the road the place the canine have been having a look. “I’m convinced they didn’t bark for not anything, specially Watch. He by no means barks until whatever is incorrect. ” Jessie bent all the way down to deal with her newspapers. Turning light, she cried, “Here’s what’s flawed! ” She held up a torn, soiled sheet of paper. “Someone should have simply caught this inside of my newspaper package deal after it used to be dropped off. ” Henry grabbed the paper and browse it out loud: “ ‘This is your final caution. brain your small business! ’ ” “So that’s what disillusioned the dogs,” Jessie stated. “Well, whoever wrote it will need to write an extended be aware subsequent time, simply because I’m going to move correct on minding pass over Newcombe’s enterprise until eventually we discover her! ” The Aldens by no means did a swifter activity of assisting Jessie along with her newspaper path. They even set the canines to paintings sporting papers as much as people’s porches, and the path was once comprehensive in list time. “All done,” Jessie advised every body while all of the newspapers have been long gone. “Now let’s get to overlook Newcombe’s residence instantaneously. I stored one paper out, and I’m going to carry it there it doesn't matter what! ” The Aldens listened rigorously for site visitors once they reached Fox Den street. No rusty pickup truck was once going to shock them this time! after they bought to overlook Newcombe’s gate, Jessie whispered, “Look, the No TRESPASSING signal continues to be up, however the gate’s open this day. Violet, you and Benny wait out the following whereas Henry and that i pass as much as the home and ring the doorbell. ” Violet, Benny, and the 3 canine stayed out of sight of the home yet good clear of the line.

Rated 4.42 of 5 – based on 44 votes