The Case of the Time-capsule Bandit

Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective

Spencer, Octavia

Contributors: To, Vivienne

Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Published: October 15, 2013
Categories: Mystery
Audience: Children (age 9-11)
Distributed By: Axis 360
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Meet Randi Rhodes, the world&;s first ninja detective! Mystery abounds in this &;assured, entertaining whodunit&; (Publishers Weekly), a 2014 IndieNext pick and the first in a new middle grade series from Academy Award&;winning actress Octavia Spencer.Deer Creek is a small town whose only hope for survival is the success of their Founder&;s Day Festival. But the festival&;s main attraction, a time capsule that many people believe hold the town&;s treasure, has gone missing. Twelve-year-old Randi Rhodes and her best friend, D.C., are Bruce Lee&;inspired ninjas and local detectives determined to solve the case. Even if it means investigating a haunted cabin and facing mean old Angus McCarthy, prime suspect. They have three days to find the treasure&;the future of their whole town is at stake! Will these kids be able to save the day?