Ollie and the Science of Treasure Hunting

Ollie and the Science of Treasure Hunting

Format
ePub
Price
$10.99
 
Additional Formats
  • ePub
  • ISBN 9780698147911
  • Dial Books for Young Readers
  • 9 – 12

Overview

This companion to the Edgar Award nominee MOXIE AND THE ART OF RULE BREAKING, which SLJ called “a breathless thrill ride,” features hidden pirate treasure and a high-stakes game of tag – just what you’d expect from summer camp!
 
While at Wilderness camp on the Boston Harbor Islands, Ollie must navigate new friends, new enemies, and a high-stakes game of tag, so the last thing he needs is a mystery. But then Ollie meets Grey, an elusive girl with knowledge of the island’s secrets, including the legend of a lost pirate treasure, which may not be a legend after all.
 
The sidekick steps into the spotlight as Ollie uses his wits and geocaching skills to keep long-lost treasure out of the wrong hands in this exciting adventure-mystery from fan-favorite middle grade author Erin Dionne. 

Praise

Praise for Ollie and the Science of Treasure Hunting:

“A well-choreographed romp starring an engaging protagonist who richly deserves his turn in the spotlight.”—Kirkus

“A cast of likable campers, each with his or her own quirks, drive this fast-paced adventure.”—Booklist

“Dionne’s novel pushes the classic adventure story into the 21st-century. . . Tween readers will cheer on the atypical protagonist as he outwits bullies, uncovers pirate booty, and ultimately grows into a leader among his peers.”—School Library Journal

“Humor, suspense, and even a little orienteering make this an absorbing read for tweens and young teens.”—VOYA

“Ollie has graduated to hero of his own book, [where] his ability to find hidden objects embroils him in a hunt for pirate treasure.”—Newsday.com
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