The Muffin Fiend

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Random House, Oct 1, 1987 - Detective and mystery stories - 48 pages
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The thief who's recently stolen every muffin in Paris is now loose in Vienna! Soon all of Europe will be muffinless. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, whose sideline may or may not have been solving mysteries, takes the case and travels across Vienna to finally apprehend the thief.

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User Review  - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing

When muffins begin disappearing all over Europe, Inspector Le Chat of the French police is dispatched to Vienna to enlist the aid of Herr Mozart, who - when he's not composing brilliant musical works ... Read full review

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User Review  - ferrisscottr - LibraryThing

Read this to my kids today but truth be told I was the one that wanted to read it. Another Pinkwater masterpiece! It was funny because even though the main character was Mozart and it was set in ... Read full review


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Author, illustrator, and radio commentator Daniel M. Pinkwater was born in Memphis Tennessee on November 15, 1941. He is trained as an artist and attended Bard College. In 1969, he wrote and illustrated his first book, The Terrible Roar. Since then he has written over 50 books for children, young adults, and adults. He is also a commentator on National Public Radio's All Things Considered and regularly reviews children's books on Weekend Edition Saturday. While he has illustrated many of his works, his most recent ones have been illustrated by his wife Jill Pinkwater.

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