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1/09 - Alexander Hickory - A middle grade mystery
set in the late 1800s about a young servant girl, Alex,
and her battle to solve the strange puzzles her
grandfather built into his estate. Forced to work as a
servant in the mansion, Alex must race the current
tenants to find the treasure before they destroy
everything she's ever loved.
|Alexander Hickory is now part of Amazon's growing informational
database called Amapedia. To find out detailed information about
Alexander Hickory and the puzzles and settings found inside the book,
visit the Amapedia page. You'll also find links to resources about the
1800s, puzzles, and life in the Victorian era on the Amazon Amapedia
|Teachers, Librarians and Students
Discussion Questions, Reading Comprehension Questions, and Supplementary Research Ideas
are now available. Click here for more information and pdfs.
"...Consistently well-written and suspenseful, and any young reader who
enjoys a good puzzle will be challenged by the one the batty Mr. Hickory
has devised." - Kirkus Discoveries
"The joint spy operations between Alex and her friend Henry, including
surreptitious forays into forbidden rooms and chase scenes through the
dark manor house, will have readers ready for more." - Amy Treadwell,
"Alexander Hickory has all the makings of an instant classic...It's a good
safe read that any parent can be comfortable with their children reading."
- Austin Family magazine
Alexander Hickory now available for purchase here and through
List Price: $9.95 USD
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