The Mystery of Biltmore House

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Gallopade International, Sep 1, 2002 - Juvenile Fiction - 145 pages
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Each mystery incorporates history, geography, culture and cliffhanger chapters that keep kids begging for more! Each mystery includes SAT words, educational facts, fun and humor, built-in book club and activities. Each Carole Marsh Mystery also has an Accelerated Reader quiz, a Lexile Level, and a Fountas & Pinnell guided reading level.

  

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User Review  - thornton37814 - LibraryThing

It's really difficult to determine whether or not I would have enjoyed this mystery as an elementary school child when that has been so long ago, but the mystery seems rather mild compared to many of ... Read full review

Review: The Mystery of Biltmore House (Carole Marsh Mysteries: Real Kids, Real Places #1)

User Review  - Natalie - Goodreads

Cute, not too scary, fun and educational all at once. I'm going to start buying these on ebay for the kids. They're gender-neutral so they should both enjoy them. I didn't notice any really tough ... Read full review

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Contents

Four Hot Sweaty Crazy Mad Kids
1
Four Friends Four Surprises One Mystery
9
One Creepy Castle One Scary Question
15
Two Spooky Places to Spend the Night
23
Lots of Weird People
31
No Pieces to Play With
37
Hundreds of Doors But No Way Out
45
One Watching Eye
53
Blood
105
35 Secret Hiding Places
111
TenSecond Search
117
One Less Kid
121
One Last Chance
127
Check and Mate
135
About the Author
141
Book Club
142

Zero Clues
63
Whats a Section 6?
71
No Michael
77
Thomas Wolfes House
83
You Cant Even Go to Biltmore Again
89
One More Suspect
99
Glossary
144
Scavenger Hunt
145
Excerpt from The Mystery of Blackbeard the Pirate
146
Be a Carole Marsh Mysteries Character
149
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About the author (2002)

Award winning writer, Carole Marsh is the founder of Gallopade International, Inc., a publishing company she founded in 1979. She has written over 10,000 titles both fiction and non-fiction which are used by teachers and other educators. Subjects of her works range from biographies to history, geography, social issues and current events. Her awards include Communicator of the Year (1979) and a Teachers' Choice Award in 2002.

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