5 great mystery books for children

2. The Buddy Files: The Case of the Lost Boy, by Dori Hillestad Butler

of

"The Buddy Files: The Case of the Lost Boy," by Dori Hillestad Butler (Whitman, Albert & Company, ages 6-8)

This first book of this lovable series launches Buddy, the golden retriever, as an astute canine detective. Buddy (once known as King) is separated from his beloved family. He's determined to find them, but before he can, he's adopted by Conor, a heartbroken boy in a need of a friend. When Conor disappears, Buddy draws on everything he knows to find him.

2 of 5

Read Comments

View reader comments | Comment on this story

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...

Save for later

Save
Cancel

Saved ( of items)

This item has been saved to read later from any device.
Access saved items through your user name at the top of the page.

View Saved Items

OK

Failed to save

You reached the limit of 20 saved items.
Please visit following link to manage you saved items.

View Saved Items

OK

Failed to save

You have already saved this item.

View Saved Items

OK