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Buried Alive: A Mystery in Denali National Park - Gloria Skurzynski; Alane Ferguson
ISBN: 9781426302527
Publication Date: 2008-05-13
Grades 3-7; Ages 8-12
Who was that man in the Park Service uniform who brought Jack and Ashley Landon into the wilds of Alaska&’s Denali National Park along with their friend Nicky Milano? Whoever he was, he has given them a dogsled ride to certain death unless somebody finds them soon. Their troubles are about to get a whole heap deeper as the first rumblings of an avalanche turn into a deafening roar!

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Mysteries In Our National Parks: Cliff-Hanger - Gloria Skurzynski; Alane Ferguson
ISBN: 079227654X
Publication Date: 2001-05-01
Grades 2-5; Ages 7-10

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Deadly Waters: A Mystery in Everglades National Park - Alane Ferguson; Gloria Skurzynski
ISBN: 9781426300936
Publication Date: 2007-10-09
Grades 3-7; Ages 8-12
The Landon family is Southbound—headed for Florida to investigate a mysterious illness plaguing endangered manatees in Everglades National Park. Jack, Ashley, and their friend Bridger soon find themselves in deadly waters with a seven-foot shark, an injured manatee—and a mystery to solve. Who was the stranger in the speedboat who snatched Jack's camera? And what does he have to do with the manatees? Join the heart-stopping chase through a maze of mangrove islands to find out!

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Escape from Fear: A Mystery in Virgin Islands National Park - Alane Ferguson; Gloria Skurzynski
ISBN: 9781426301810
Publication Date: 2008-10-14
Grades 3-7; Ages 8-12
The Landons are in the Caribbean, in Virgin Islands National Park, to figure out what is destroying the coral reefs and causing the hawksbill sea turtle to disappear. Jack and Ashley find themselves hopelessly entangled in the mysterious life of Forrest Winthrop IV, the adopted son of a U.S. diplomat. Why is he so anxious to save an island woman named Cimmaron? What secret do they share? Follow the action to Jumbie Bay and see what the full moon reveals.

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Mysteries In Our National Parks: Ghost Horses - Gloria Skurzynski; Alane Ferguson
ISBN: 0792276671
Publication Date: 2002-01-01
Grades 2-5; Ages 7-10
Jack and Ashley explore Zion National Park with their family as Dr. Olivia Landon investigates the strange deaths of some wild white mustangs. When two Shoshone kids, Ethan and Summer, are placed in the Landons' foster care, trouble begins. Although he teaches Jack and Ashley the Ghost Dance, Ethan makes no secret of his dislike for "Anglos." Includes a park map.

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The Hunted: A Mystery in Glacier National Park - Gloria Skurzynski; Alane Ferguson
ISBN: 9781426300950
Publication Date: 2007-10-09
Grades 3-7; Ages 8-12
Grizzly cubs are disappearing from Glacier National Park, and the Landon family must figure out why! But for Jack, the real mystery is his sister Ashley's strange behavior. What was she doing alone in the woods so early in the morning? And why did she lie to their parents? Jack's efforts to unravel the truth lead to a pulse-pounding adventure that brings the Landon kids face to face with an enraged grizzly&--as Jack and his sister suddenly become the hunted.

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Night of the Black Bear: A Mystery in Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Gloria Skurzynski; Alane Ferguson
ISBN: 9781426300943
Publication Date: 2007-05-08
Grades 3-7; Ages 8-12
Something very strange is going on in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. A teenage girl is the latest victim in a growing number of bear attacks. Officials must figure out what's causing the bizarre bear behavior or close the park. Can the Landons help?

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Out of the Deep: A Mystery in Acadia National Park - Gloria Skurzynski; Alane Ferguson
ISBN: 9781426302510
Publication Date: 2008-05-13
Grades 3-7; Ages 8-12
A baby whale is the latest mammal stranded on the beaches of Acadia National Park. When the Landons run to get help, they don’t notice Bindy Callister slip away. When they track her down, she’s acting strange_she knows the strandings are no accident. She even knows those responsible. But she’s too scared to tell. Time is running out; and now the kids too are in real danger_unless Bindy talks!

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Over the Edge: A Mystery in Grand Canyon National Park - Gloria Skurzynski; Alane Ferguson
ISBN: 9781426301773
Publication Date: 2008-03-11
Grades 3-7
When Dr. Olivia Landon receives this anonymous e-mail shortly after broadcasting her controversial plan to save the condors, everyone thinks it’s a crank threat except Dr. Landon’s daughter Ashley. She’s sure it’s the handiwork of Morgan Rogers, self-proclaimed anarchist and computer geek. Suspicions mount when the death threat almost becomes a reality, and Morgan is the only witness. Is he innocent or guilty? Journey into the maze of Morgan’s cyberworld and find out!

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Mysteries In Our National Parks: Rage of Fire - Gloria Skurzynski; Alane Ferguson
ISBN: 0792276531
Publication Date: 2001-11-01
Grades 3-7; Ages 8-12; Fiction
Vacationing in Hawaii, 12-year-old Jack and his almost 11-year-old sister Ashley snorkel and discover the island’s wildlife. Then they are swept up in a mystery with Danny, a young boy from Vietnam, who offers to take them exploring. While climbing Devastation Trail on the Kilauea Iki crater, they are chased by a mysterious woman in red with long black hair who shouts at them in Hawaiian. Is she Pele, come to exact her revenge because the kids ate ohelo berries without offering one to her first?

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Running Scared: A Mystery in Carlsbad Caverns National Park - Alane Ferguson; Gloria Skurzynski
ISBN: 9781426301827
Publication Date: 2008-10-14
Grades 3-7; Ages 8-12
"Jack and Ashley&’s search for eight-year-old Sammy has left them hopelessly lost in a twisted maze of tunnels deep inside Carlsbad Caverns. Bats are everywhere, and the echoes of their screeching cries sends a chill through the trio. The only light is the candle in their lantern. What will happen when it burns out, leaving them in total darkness?"=

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Valley of Death: A Mystery in Death Valley National Park - Gloria Skurzynski; Alane Ferguson
ISBN: 9781426301780
Publication Date: 2008-03-11
Grades 3-7; Ages 8-12
Jack can't believe what he's hearing. His sister is being held hostage. Whoever snatched Ashley must have been following the Landons as they explored Death Valley National Park. But what do they want with Leesa? When Jack discovers why Leesa is on the run, he is determined to protect her. But how can he do that and save Ashley, too? One thing he knows for sure, failure is not an option.

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Mysteries In Our National Parks: Wolf Stalker - Gloria Skurzynski; Alane Ferguson
ISBN: 0792276523
Publication Date: 2001-05-01
Grades 2-5; Ages 7-10

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