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  • Published: 3 April 2006
  • ISBN: 9780440404385
  • Imprint: RH USA Kids Trade
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 80
  • RRP: $9.99

Nate The Great Down In The Dumps



Nate the Great and his trusty dog, Sludge, have a tricky case to solve!

Nate the Great and his trusty dog, Sludge, have a tricky case to solve. Nate's friend Rosamond has started a fortune-telling business, but her money box is missing. Sludge and Nate visit Claude, who helped Rosamond set up her business, and Finley, who collects boxes for his rat. They can't seem to help! It looks like the only way to clean up this case is to get down and dirty in the dumps!

  • Published: 3 April 2006
  • ISBN: 9780440404385
  • Imprint: RH USA Kids Trade
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 80
  • RRP: $9.99

About the author

Marjorie Weinman Sharmat

Born in Portland, Maine, in 1928, MARJORIE WEINMAN SHARMAT dreamed of becoming a writer. Little did she know that she would be the author of more than 70 books for children of all ages. Another of her childhood dreams, that of becoming a detective, has also been realized in her most popular NATE THE GREAT series, begun in 1972.
Many of Sharmat's books have been Literary Guild selections and chosen as Books of the Year by the Library of Congress. Several have been made into films for television, including NATE THE GREAT GOES UNDERCOVER, winner of the Los Angeles International Children's Film Festival Award. NATE THE GREAT SAVES THE KING OF SWEDEN has been named one of the New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing.

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Praise for Nate The Great Down In The Dumps

‘Simple words will make this story a breeze for young readers.’ BOOKLIST

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