The Wright 3 by Blue BalliettThe Wright 3 by Blue Balliett

The Wright 3

byBlue BalliettIllustratorBrett Helquist

Paperback | June 1, 2007

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Spring semester at the Lab School in Hyde Park finds Petra and Calder drawn into another mystery when unexplainable accidents and ghostly happenings throw a spotlight on Frank Lloyd Wright`s Robie House, and it`s up to the two junior sleuths to piece together the clues. Stir in the return of Calder`s friend Tommy (which creates a tense triangle), H.G. Wells`s The Invisible Man, 3-D pentominoes, and the hunt for a coded message left behind by Wright, and the kids become tangled in a dangerous web in which life and art intermingle with death, deception, and surprise.
Blue Balliett grew up in New York City, where she often visited the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Guggenheim Museum. Blue studied Art History at Brown University. She taught at the University of Chicago Laboratory School before becoming a full time writer. Her first novel, Chasing Vermeer, won over a dozen awards and sold in twent...
Title:The Wright 3Format:PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 7.57 × 5.25 × 0.68 inPublished:June 1, 2007Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0439693683

ISBN - 13:9780439693684

Appropriate for ages: 8


From the Author

BLUE BALLIETT taught at Chicago?s progressive University School for ten years before becoming a full-time writer. Her first novel, Chasing Vermeer, has won more than a dozen awards. Ms. Balliett lives in Chicago, Illinois.