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This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line Branches, aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow!

Nine-year-old crime reporter Hilde Lysiak is starring in her very own early chapter book series -- inspired by news stories Hilde wrote in real life! In this first book, there's been a break-in on Orange Street! Cupcakes have been stolen, and soon a pie goes missing, too. Hilde and her sister/photographer, Izzy, must interview witnesses and follow the clues. Can Hilde crack the case in time to post her news story online? Joanne Lew-Vriethoff's personality-filled illustrations appear on every page, bringing Hilde's adventures to life for young readers!

Paperback, 96 pages
Published on September 12, 2017 by Scholastic Inc.
ISBN-10: 1338141554
ISBN-13: 9781338141559
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  • qew
    qewMonday, August 27, 2018 at 1:55 pm33 stars
    i like it
    • kittensarecute
      kittensarecuteSunday, August 26, 2018 at 1:29 pm55 stars
      i love this book its so intresting
      • kittensarecute
        kittensarecuteSunday, August 26, 2018 at 1:30 pm55 stars
        5 stars
      • pizzagirl7
        pizzagirl7Friday, August 17, 2018 at 10:01 am55 stars
        I won this a I have it now and I can't wait to read it in solo happy I won this I love this series so far
        • hello10
          hello10Friday, May 18, 2018 at 7:26 am55 stars
          that book is really intresting.

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