The Case of the Lost Boy

Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
The Case of the Lost Boy
While searching for his mysteriously lost human family, Buddy the dog is adopted by another family and helps solve the mystery of their missing boy.

Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Albert Whitman & Co., 2010
ISBN: 9780807509104
Branch Call Number: j BUTLER 2010
Characteristics: 123 p. :,ill. ;,21 cm
Additional Contributors: Tugeau, Jeremy Illustrator


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Buddy, a talkative golden retriever, narrates his story of searching for his new boy who is missing. With clues from a cat and nose literally to the ground, can Buddy outrun the other humans in order to find his boy?

From School Library Journal: "King, a golden retriever detective, has lost his owners. When his new boy, Connor, disappears while taking him for a walk, King must outrun humans, decode strange cat messages, and track down Connor's eggs, bacon, toothpaste, and dirt smell to solve the case...&... Read More »

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Jun 30, 2013
  • Red_Dog_276 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Red_Dog_276 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 7 and 40

Jan 13, 2011

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Jan 13, 2011

If you like mysteries and stories about dogs, you’ll enjoy The Case of the Lost Boy – the first book in a great new series called “The Buddy Files”. In this book, Buddy the Dog has a mystery to solve: his new owner, Connor, has disappeared! Can Buddy, with his keen sense of smell, help to find him?


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