The Mysterious Matter of I. M. Fine

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Product Details

Price
$7.99
Publisher
HarperCollins
Publish Date
Pages
208
Dimensions
5.13 X 7.6 X 0.51 inches | 0.0 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780380733279

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About the Author

Diane Stanley is the author and illustrator of beloved books for young readers, including The Silver Bowl, which received three starred reviews, was named a best book of the year by Kirkus Reviews and Book Links Lasting Connections, and was an ALA Booklist Editors' Choice; The Cup and the Crown; Saving Sky, winner of the Arab American Museum's Arab American Book Award and a Bank Street College of Education Best Book of the Year; Bella at Midnight, a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year and an ALA Booklist Editors' Choice; The Mysterious Case of the Allbright Academy; The Mysterious Matter of I. M. Fine; and A Time Apart. Well known as the author and illustrator of award-winning picture-book biographies, she is the recipient of the Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children and the Washington Post-Children's Book Guild Nonfiction Award for her body of work.

Ms. Stanley has also written and illustrated numerous picture books, including three creatively reimagined fairy tales: The Giant and the Beanstalk, Goldie and the Three Bears, and Rumpelstiltskin's Daughter. She lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico. dianestanleybooks.com.

Reviews

"Superior entertainment, this work should engage both ambitious readers and diehard fans of the genre it satirizes. "--Publisher's Weekly
"A light-heartedly charming mystery for kids. Unpretentiously fun."--Kirkus Review
"...kids who have spent time with Goosebumps will enjoy this sly takeoff of a phenomenon run amok."--ALA Bookist
"...this gently satiric mystery will give goosebumps to readers who appreciate genre fiction and thoughtful comedy."--Books Bulletin of the Center for Children's