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The Bald Bandit
Written by Ron Roy
Trade Paperback

B is for Bandit... The Green Lawn Savings Bank has been robbed! When a private detective comes to Dink's door looking for the kid who videotaped the crime, Dink and his friends volunteer to find him. After all, there's a reward! But tracking down one red-headed kid isn't so easy, especially... Read More
 

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The Absent Author
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

A is for author...  Dink writes to his favorite author, mystery writer Wallis Wallace, and invites him to visit Green Lawn. To Dink's amazement, Wallace says he'll come! But when the big day arrives, Wallace is nowhere to be found. The police think he just missed his plane, but Dink suspects foul... Read More
 

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The Deadly Dungeon
Written by Ron Roy
Trade Paperback

Dink's favorite mystery writer, Wallis Wallace, has invited Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose for a sleepover - in a haunted castle! But as soon as the young detectives arrive, they start hearing screams behind the walls. Will they discover who - or what - is haunting Moose Manor?   Read More
 

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The Canary Caper
Written by Ron Roy
Trade Paperback

C is for Canary...Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose get an urgent call from Mrs. Davis. Her canary is missing! The little bird has vanished without a trace, and he's not the only one. Two other pets are missing. The kids suspect a pet-napper, and now that Ruth Rose's cat, Tiger, has... Read More
 

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The Empty Envelope
Written by Ron Roy
Trade Paperback

E is for Envelope...Dink keeps getting envelopes in the mail addressed to "D. Duncan." But the letters inside all start with "Dear Doris" and don't make any sense! Josh and Ruth Rose think someone's playing a trick on Dink. But Dink is sure there's more to it than that, especially after... Read More
 

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The Falcon's Feathers
Written by Ron Roy
Trade Paperback

F is for Falcon...When Josh discovers a nest of young falcons in the forest, he, Dink, and Ruth Rose start visiting every day. Until the morning they find it empty! Then the kids discover a wounded falcon with its wing feathers clipped, and they know someone's up to no good. Can... Read More
 

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The Goose's Gold
Written by Ron Roy
Trade Paperback

Sun, sand--and sunken treasure? That's what Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose discover when they go on vacation to Florida. An old ship has been found off the coast, and it's full of gold! Two divers are collecting donations to bring up the loot. They're promising to share whatever they find, but... Read More
 

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The Haunted Hotel
Written by Ron Roy
Trade Paperback

A ghostly guest has checked into the Shangri-la Hotel! It's almost Halloween and reports of strange sounds and even stranger sights are coming from Green Lawn's only hotel. Hotel guests and neighbors are being scared away, and it's up to Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose to figure out what's going on--before... Read More
 

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The Invisible Island
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

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The Jaguar's Jewel
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose visit New York City! Dink's uncle is the curator of a museum with a dazzling new treasure--a statue of a jaguar cradling an emerald between its front paws. But when it's discovered that the emerald has been replaced with a fake, Dink's uncle is the chief... Read More
 

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The Kidnapped King
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

K is for Kidnapped! Someone has kidnapped the king and queen of Socotra. For safety's sake, their son is staying with Dink until they are safe. But then the prince is kidnapped, too! Can Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose unmask the royals' enemies before it's too late? Or is the royal... Read More
 

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The Lucky Lottery
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

L is for Lucky. . . .

And that's just how Lucky O'Leary feels when the lottery ticket his grandfather sends him for Christmas turns out to be a million-dollar winner! But before Lucky can cash it in, someone sneaks into his house and steals it. Now it's up to Dink, Josh... Read More
 

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The Missing Mummy
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

M is for Mummy. . . .
It's Mummy Monday at the museum, and Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose are excited about the new Egyptian exhibit. It features a child mummy in an actual tomb! But then the mummy is stolen and the tomb robbed of its treasure. Can Dink, Josh, and... Read More
 

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The Ninth Nugget
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

N is for Nugget...

Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose are spending a week at a dude ranch. Everything is normal in a cowboy kind of way–until Josh finds a huge gold nugget! Just as they are deciding what to do with their newfound riches, the nugget disappears. Will the kids be able... Read More
 

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The Orange Outlaw
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

O is for Orange. . . .

An art thief is on the loose! Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose are visiting Dink’s Uncle Warren in New York City when several paintings are stolen from his apartment building. A trail of orange peels, a missing pie, and an orange hair are the only... Read More
 

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The Panda Puzzle
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

P is for Panda. . . .

There’s pandemonium in Green Lawn! The town is building a new park for a panda and her baby. But as soon as the pandas arrive, the baby is stolen! All the panda-nappers want in return is a million dollars. . . . Can Dink, Josh... Read More
 

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The Quicksand Question
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

A to Z Mysteries #17

Q is for Quicksand. . . .

Everyone in Green Lawn is quaking about the ducks that keep crossing River Road. But just when the town raises enough cash to build a special duck bridge, the money is stolen! Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose are on a... Read More
 

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The Runaway Racehorse
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

R is for Racehorse . . .

And they’re off! Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose are excited to see Uncle Warren’s new racehorse, Whirlaway, in action. But the night before the big race, the horse disappears! He shows up the next day, just in time to lose the race. Why is... Read More
 

Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.



The School Skeleton
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

S is for Skeleton. . . .
It’s a bone-afide mystery at Dink’s school. Some sneaky soul has stolen the skeleton from the nurse’s
office! The principal promises free aquarium tickets to the savvy sleuths who can track down poor Mr. Bones. Soon mysterious clues are showing up all over the school... Read More
 

Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.



The Talking T. Rex
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

Meet Tyrone the Tyrannosaurus, Green Lawn’s newest–and biggest!–visitor. The kids’ old friend Jud Wheat is in town, and he’s raising funds for a dinosaur museum by taking the T. rex on tour. But after the show in Green
Lawn, all Jud’s money disappears! Can Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose track down... Read More
 

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The Unwilling Umpire
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

The whole town has turned out to watch the Green Lawn women challenge the men—and to see Mr. Pocket’s prized baseball collection. But sometime during the game, the balls are stolen! The police suspect the umpire of foul play. Can Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose prove he’s innocent, or is it... Read More
 

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The Vampire's Vacation
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

V is for Vampire . . .
Grab your garlic, Green Lawn! When Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose follow a pale, dark-haired stranger into Ellie’s Diner, he vanishes! But Ellie has a cut on her neck . . . or could it be a bite? Could there really be a vampire in... Read More
 

Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.



The White Wolf
Written by Ron Roy
Illustrated by John Steven Gurney
Trade Paperback

W is for Wolf. . . .
Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose are thrilled to visit Wallis Wallace at her new cabin in the Maine wilderness. On their very first day, they glimpse a white wolf and her babies on a cliff. But soon after the kids spy the wolf family... Read More
 

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The X'ed-Out X-Ray
Written by Ron Roy
Trade Paperback

X is for X-RAY . . .

Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose are having an excellent time at the Penelope Gwinn concert. But during intermission, Dink injures his arm! At the same time, the singer’s diamond necklace is stolen. Could the two mishaps somehow be connected? And could Dink’s X-ray be... Read More
 

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The Yellow Yacht
Written by Ron Roy
Trade Paperback

Y is for YACHT . . .

Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose love visiting their friend Sammi, the prince of Costra. They swim, soak in the sun, and admire the bright yellow yacht that is moored just offshore. But the owners of the yacht are acting a little suspicious. And there’s... Read More
 

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The A to Z Mysteries Super Editions are here!
More adventure, more illustrations, more Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose. . . . The alphabet may be finished, but A to Z fun keeps on coming!

Super Edition #1:
Detective Camp

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If you like A to Z Mysteries, you'll love Ron Roy's Capital Mysteries! See all the Capital Mysteries titles!

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