The Mysterious Matter Of I. M. Fine by Diane StanleyThe Mysterious Matter Of I. M. Fine by Diane Stanley

The Mysterious Matter Of I. M. Fine

byDiane Stanley

Paperback | August 20, 2002

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It started with jelly worms...

Kids all over the country are acting strangely after reading the latest books in the mega-popular Chillers series. First, it's the seemingly innocent Jelly Worm fad. But it quickly turns sinister, with exploding headaches sweeping the nation, and then a serpent surprise that lands several kids, including Franny's little sister, in the hospital.

Franny is convinced that I. M. Fine, author of the Chillers books, is behind it. With the help of her friend Beamer, she is determined to track down the mysterious author and find out once and for all if the books really are causing all the trouble. After all, a book can't be that dangerous, can it?

"A light-heartedly charming mystery for kids who will read and still enjoy a story with an uncomplicated view of the world.Franny's family moves all the time and her style is to make friends by raking a book to school to see who responds.Right away she meets Beamer and by being observant, they begin to puzzle out a mystery connected to...
Title:The Mysterious Matter Of I. M. FineFormat:PaperbackPublished:August 20, 2002Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0380733277

ISBN - 13:9780380733279

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


Editorial Reviews

“…this gently satiric mystery will give goosebumps to readers who appreciate genre fiction and thoughtful comedy.”