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Author O'Dowd, Chris, 1980- author.

Title Moone Boy : the fish detective / Chris O'Dowd & Nick V. Murphy ; illustrated by Walter Giampaglia/Cartoon Saloon.

Edition First U.S. Edition.
Publication Info. New York : Feiwel and Friends, 2016.
©2015
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Juvenile Fiction  J ODOWD    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Juvenile Fiction  J ODOWD    DUE 09-08-19
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Description 320 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.
Series Moone Boy ; 2
O'Dowd, Chris. Moone boy ; 02.
Summary Martin's parents are strapped for cash: it's going to be a budget Christmas this year. So Martin plans to buy his own presents - and attempts, unsuccessfully, to get a job. Padraic puts in a word for him with his Auntie Bridget, who runs the local butcher's shop. But her shop is struggling as the fish shop across the road undercuts her and Bridget just can't compete. No one knows how the owner, Francie Feeley, does it -- especially since he doesn't seem to employ anyone at his fish factory. No one goes in; no one goes out -- it's a mystery. Intrigued, Martin decides to go undercover and find out the truth, like a fish-mole -- or fish detective. Martin infiltrates the factory and discovers that Francie is illegally employing a gang of Brazilian fish-gutters. They're a lot of fun and one of them, Fabio, becomes Martin's good friend. But when Martin is exposed as a spy, he has to choose which side he's on. Will Christmas be ruined for the whole of Boyle?
Note "Originally published in Great Britain by Macmillan Children's Books, an imprint of Pan Macmillan [2015]" -- Title page verso.
Subject Boys -- Ireland -- Juvenile fiction.
Boys -- Ireland -- Boyle -- Juvenile fiction.
Fishes -- Juvenile fiction.
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Butchers (Persons) -- Juvenile fiction.
Imaginary companions -- Juvenile fiction.
Boyle (Ireland) -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre Detective and mystery fiction.
Humorous fiction.
Added Author Murphy, Nick V., author.
Giampaglia, Walter, illustrator.
Cartoon Saloon (Firm), illustrator.
Added Title Fish detective
ISBN 9781250059475
125005947X
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