Reviews for Nate the Great and the Mushy Valentine


Horn Book Guide Reviews 1994
Nate the Great has two cases to solve: who has given his dog a valentine, and who stole Annie's unfinished valentine? With its lighthearted plot and suspense, the story will amuse young mystery fans. Copyright 1998 Horn Book Guide Reviews

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School Library Journal Reviews 1994 March
Gr 1-3-A comical mystery that is sure to delight beginning readers. The predictable tale boasts short, easy-to-follow sentences and familiar characters that will make the young detective's fans feel right at home. Nate takes on a double case here, as he tries to find a missing Valentine and the identity of the sender of a heartfelt message to his dog. Readers will love trying to solve Nate's cases but will be pleasantly fooled by the ``mushy'' ending. The colorful watercolor illustrations complement the text, making this selection just plain fun all year round.-Denise Furgione, Atlantic County Library, Mays Landing, NJ Copyright 1994 Cahners Business Information.

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