Sherlock Sam and the Ghostly Moans in Fort Canning
Age Range: 7 to 12
Lexile Measure: 620 (What’s this?)
Series: Sherlock Sam (Book 2)
Type: Illustrated Novel
Publication Date: August 2, 2016
Introducing the Sherlock Sam series by A.J. Low—a fresh, cross-cultural twist on the classic Sherlock Holmes stories, tailored for middle-grade readers. Set in iconic Singapore locations, the series follows the mystery-solving exploits of smart, observant, food-loving 10-year-old Samuel Tan Cher Lock (a.k.a. Sherlock Sam), Watson, his reluctant robot sidekick, and the rest of the Supper Club (a “Scooby Doo gang,” of sorts) as they prove that mysteries are best solved through teamwork.
When ghostly sounds fill the air at one of Singapore’s most-loved historical attractions, Sherlock Sam finds himself in the middle of an intriguing mystery. Ghosts don’t exist… or do they? Will this puzzle prove too difficult for Sherlock Sam and Watson to solve?
About The Author
A.J. Low is a multicultural husband-and-wife writing team. Adan Jimenez was born in California to Mexican immigrant parents, then became an immigrant himself when he moved from New York City to Singapore. Felicia Low-Jimenez is a native of Singapore who has worked with books most of her adult life, as a bookseller, book buyer, book marketer, and now, with the Sherlock Sam series, book writer!
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