The Case of the Mixed-Up Mutts

Buddy was adopted from the P-O-U-N-D and he likes his new family, but he’s still searching for Kayla-his first family. What has happened to them? He hopes to solve that mystery soon, but right now he’s got another urgent case-two dogs, Muffin and Jazzy, have been switched! How can Buddy get poor Muffin and Jazzy back to their real owners?

  • 128 Pages
  • 5.5" x 8"
  • 9780807509333
  • September 2010

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  • The clear and direct plots, engaging characters, humor, and suspense will keep readers entertained.

    - The Horn Book Guide

  • The story line is likely to apeall to young dog lovers. The reading level is appropriate for newly emergent readers, but adults are likely to be drawn in by the humor of having everything told from a dog’s point of view.

    - Children's Literature


Common Core

RL.1.1,2,3,4,5,6,7,9 RL.2.1,2,3,4,5,6,7,10


  • Accelerated Reader Points: 2.00
  • ATOS Level: 2.90