The Missing Heir (Prebound)

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Xena and Xander have just learned that their shy classmate, Alice, is the heir to a royal throne Then they discover that their ancestor, Sherlock Holmes, had his suspicions about the kidnapping and return of Alice's grandmother, the princess of Borogovia.

Alice is to be crowned on her thirteenth birthday . . . but she goes missing days before the ceremony. Who would kidnap a princess? Where would they hide her in a city where Xena and Xander Holmes--and the police --are looking for her? And then there's the biggest mystery of all: is Alice "really" the princess?

About the Author

Tracy Barrett is the author of the Sherlock Files books, as well as several other acclaimed books for young people, including "King of Ithaka," "Cold in Summer" and "Anne of Byzantium." Her books have been named an ALA Best Book for young adults, a Bank Street best children's book of the year, and a New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age, among other honors. She is a professor of Italian language and civilization at Vanderbilt University and lives with her family in Nashville, Tennessee.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780606261319
ISBN-10: 0606261311
Publisher: Turtleback Books
Publication Date: August 7th, 2012
Pages: 172
Language: English
Series: Sherlock Files (PB)