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Best in Show for Rotten RalphGantos, Jack
Best in Show for Rotten Ralph (Rotten Ralph Rotten Reader Series)
Rotten Ralph worries that his cousin Perfect Percy will steal the spotlight at the upcoming cat show. Ralph is out of shape and desperate enough to go along with Sarah's fitness and beauty routines. But on show day Ralph remembers his rotten roots just in time.

Amelia BedeliaPeggy Parish
Amelia Bedelia (Series)
Meet Amelia Bedelia, the literal-minded housekeeper! When she makes a sponge cake, she puts in real sponges. When she weeds the garden, she replants the weeds.

The Case of the Missing MonkeyRylant, Cynthia
The Case of the Missing Monkey (High Rise Private Eyes Series)
While having breakfast at their favorite diner, two detectives, Bunny and Jack, solve the mystery of a swiped glass monkey--a crime that is not what it seems. Also, check out Rylant’s other easy reader series, including: Mr. Putter and Tabby, Henry and Mudge, Poppleton and Friends.

Nate the GreatSharmat, Marjorie Weinman
Nate the Great (Series)
Getting all the facts, asking the right questions, narrowing down the suspects. Nate, the boy detective who "likes to work alone," solves the mystery and tracks down the culprit.

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