6 edition of What"s a Serious Detective Like Me Doing in Such a Silly Movie? (A Stevie Diamond Mystery) found in the catalog.
July 10, 2002
by Kids Can Press, Ltd.
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||192|
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Book report on a girl named Stevie on a 'bad luck' movie where she is trying to solve a mystery. In this Stevie Diamond Mystery, when the year-old detective is given the opportunity to be an extra in a local film, she jumps at the chance.
On set, Stevie and her detecting partner, Jesse, discover that a rash of accidents has the cast and crew believing the production is cursed/5. What's a Serious Detective Like Me Doing in Such a Silly Movie. (A Stevie Diamond Mystery) Paperback – March 1, by Linda Bailey (Author) › Visit Amazon's Linda Bailey Page.
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In this Stevie Diamond Mystery, when the year-old detective is given the opportunity to be an extra in a local film, she jumps at the chance. On set, Stevie and her detecting partner, Jesse, discover that a rash of accidents has the cast and crew believing the production is cursed. What's a serious detective like me doing in such a silly movie.
Toronto, ON ; Tonawanda, NY: Kids Can Press,© (OCoLC) Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Linda Bailey. Get this from a library. What's a serious detective like me doing in such a silly movie?.
[Linda Bailey] -- To see her name in lights, Stevie jumps at the chance to be an extra in a local film. Title: What's a Serious Detective Like Me Doing in Such a Silly Movie. Author(s): Linda Bailey ISBN: / (Canada edition) Publisher: Kids Can Press Availability: Amazon Amazon UK Amazon CA Amazon AU.
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Since that time,a week, I cancelled 2 meetings with him because of my job, and have another one schedled this week. My friend says if I did do something wrong, they obviously can't prove it, or else a warrant would have been issued, and I. In the UK, one in every three books sold is a crime novel.
While the genre can be traced back to the early- to midth century, and proved popular to a degree, the real kick-start of the genre’s popularity was undoubtedly Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s series of Sherlock Holmes stories. The influence of Holmes can be seen in the characterisation of detectives up to the present day: eccentricity.
Films are based on the American way of doing things and, while there might be more camaraderie over there, it’s not like that in the UK.” In the movies: Detectives solve the whole case with a sidekick.
IRL: “I don’t watch police TV shows because they’re constantly capable of doing things they wouldn’t be. Frost goes out to the crime. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for What's a Serious Detective Like Me Doing in Such a Silly Movie. (A Stevie Diamond Mystery) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5.
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Set in ’s Los Angeles, this Author: Catherine Kovach. Detective stories are really, then, a game, a puzzle to solve, and if you have any interest in writing them, you need to remember to make it a challenging, exciting puzzle to solve. People are puzzles.
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So why do people read detective stories. I think one of the main reasons is that such books must, above all things, have a definite plot. Modern literature is full of plays and films that end nowhere; novels and short stories that leave the playgoer or the reader suspended in mid-air, forced either to impotent irritation or else to having to.
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So I had to put my foot down. This feature is not available right now. Please try again later. This is a list of catchphrases found in British and American television and film, where a catchphrase is a short phrase or expression that has gained usage beyond its initial scope.
These are not merely catchy sayings. Even though some sources may identify a phrase as a catchphrase, this list is for those that meet the definition given in the lead section of the catchphrase article and are. The fifth book in the best-selling Stevie Diamond Mystery series, What's a Daring Detective Like Me Doing in the Doghouse?
stars a pair of true-to-life kids who solve mysteries on their own. Stevie and Jessie find a lost dog in Vancouver and accidentally dye it green.Warning though: both of her books left me feeling kind of moody, because I was so captivated by the plot. I know that sounds like a "bad-good" thing, (My biggest flaw is that I'm such a perfectionist and I put too much effort in everything I do!), but it's not.A quick caveat: there are thousands of interesting questions to get to know someone, but I’ve found that the below questions (pulled from games like Table Topics, shows like Inside the Actor’s Studio, and from my own brain) are unique or interesting enough to force a person to think.
If they’ve been asked the same question a thousand.