A homing pigeon teams up with a parrot and their humans to investigate an animal crime spree in this action-packed, illustrated detective story from Henry Cole.
"This light mystery is just right for young readers.... Cole mixes humor with intrigue to keep the narrative bouncing along, and readers will get a kick out of the unusual detective team." -- Booklist
Homing pigeon Homer and his parrot friend Lulu learn something is afoul when they witness four-legged criminals stealing valuables from both the animal and human communities. Lulu and Homer track down the bandits, but need human help to stop them for good. Can they lead their human keepers to the culprits' hideout and stop the thieves?
Award-winning author-illustrator Henry Cole ( A Nest for Celeste ) offers a fun, action-packed middle grade mystery that will keep readers guessing if the crime-solving pigeon will get his guy. A supporting cast of animals and humans forms a community that will have every reader wishing they could join in the hunt. Black and white illustrations throughout.
Also by Henry Cole:
The Somewhat True Adventures of Sammy Shine
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