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Mystery on October Road

by Jane Lawrence Mali Alison Cragin Herzig

Something very strange is happening in the house next door to Casey's. A mysterious man has moved in. He always wears a mask and a slouchy hat. He has two huge animals that stalk around his property. And what is he doing working in his yard in the middle of the night? Casey and her friends are determined to find out. Will their plan work?

The Ten Speed Babysitter

by Jane Lawrence Mali Alison Cragin Herzig

A summer at the shore. His first real job. And a chance to earn enough money to buy a new bike. All fourteen-year-old Tony has to do is babysit for a little boy named Duncan. No problem, thinks Tony. After all, how much trouble can one kid be? What Tony doesn't know is that Duncan always wants to play, never sleep and only eats Jell-O. And Tony has other worries too-like those sinister phone calls.

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