Would you believe these are the same Tom and Ricky stories that teachers
know and love? The best stories from this classic series have been selected and
repackaged in new sets. Each story has been slightly revised to reflect current
times, and the content has been leveled to an even more consistent first-grade reading
Set 1 Titles:
- The Gold Mine Mystery
Tom and Ricky explore an old gold mine. But why are strange people there? Will the
boys be able to escape?
- The Falling Star Mystery
When Tom and Ricky see a falling star, they go to see where it landed, but someone
else is looking for it, too, and wants the boys out of his way.
The Unlucky Number
Why is someone calling Ricky and saying, "The cherries are ripe"? Is this connected
to some recently stolen items in town?
The Secret Staircase
When Tom and Ricky decide to help an old man, they learn about a treasure hidden
in his house.
The Treasure Map Mystery
Tom and Ricky are excited to find an old treasure map, but soon realize that a strange
man is also looking for it.
Set 2 Titles:
Mystery at Bear Lake
Tom and Ricky see a strange light from an empty house at Bear Lake and decide to
check it out. But is someone following them?
A Voice in the Night
Everyone has strange dreams sometimes. But why are people all over town having
the same strange dream night after night?
The Birthday Present
When Tom gets a brand new Go-Player from Uncle Jack, he thinks it's strange
because he doesn't have an Uncle Jack.
The Haunted House Mystery
When Tom, Ricky, and their friend Ann visit an old house one more time before
it's destroyed, they discover that someone, or something, is in the house.
Diamonds in the Sky
When Tom and Ricky decide to learn about airplanes, they end up taking the ride
of their life.
Readability: First Grade
Recommended Ages: 9-14+