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The Unwilling Umpire: A to Z Mystery Series, Book 21
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Help Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose solve mysteries from A to Z! Kids love collecting the entire alphabet and super editions! With over 8 million copies in print, the A to Z Mysteries® have been hooking chapter book readers on mysteries and reading for years. Now this classic kid favorite is back with a bright new look! U is for Umpire . . . Play ball! While the whole town of Green Lawn is watching the women take on the men in a charity baseball game, Mr. Pocket's prized baseball collection is stolen! The police suspect the umpire of foul play. Can Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose prove his innocence . . . or will they strike out?

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Street Date:
09/09/2009
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780307548603
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Ron Roy. (2009). The Unwilling Umpire: A to Z Mystery Series, Book 21. Random House Children's Books.

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Ron Roy. 2009. The Unwilling Umpire: A to Z Mystery Series, Book 21. Random House Children's Books.

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Ron Roy, The Unwilling Umpire: A to Z Mystery Series, Book 21. Random House Children's Books, 2009.

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Ron Roy. The Unwilling Umpire: A to Z Mystery Series, Book 21. Random House Children's Books, 2009. Web.

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