Welcome to The Gumshoe Archives.  Our children’s living science book series entitled “The Gumshoe Archives”  is ideal for the home schooled child or the child in the standard educational curriculum.  Not only do they offer great science knowledge, they also provide a fun and interactive learning experience for children ages 8 and up.

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The Disappearing Lake

The Disappearing Lake

$5.95

The sleepy town of lake Willbegone has a big problem, their lake is shrinking. They call on the services of detective Andy Spencer to figure out what is going on. Andy follows the clues through the wild forests local habitat to discover the answers. The trail leads them to danger and mystery, only to find the most shocking clue of all. Find out how Andy saves the lake from certain destruction, and learns a thing or two about our water cycle and where our water comes from.

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The Stolen Panda (Understanding Weather)

The Stolen Panda (Understanding Weather)

$ 5.95

This volume teaches about weather and how weather forecasting is done. It also teaches about the components that make up our weather, clouds, wind, rain, etc... The student learns how to use forecasting tools such as thermometers, barometers and various other methods. Radar forecasting is touched on as well as weather phenomenons such as updrafts, thermal lift etc...

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The Vanishing Diamonds (Rock and Soil Properties)

The Vanishing Diamonds (Rock and Soil Properties)

$ 6.50

Rocky Feller is the richest man in the world but he may not stay that way. He has a problem with vanishing diamonds. Someone is stealing his precious diamonds right out from under his nose. Without clues or evidence he calls on Detective Andy Spencer to catch the thief. This case will take every bit of sleuthing Andy can muster and the clock is ticking. If he can't solve this case quickly, Rocky Feller might just be the first millionaire to live on skid row.

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The Rogue Dragon (Fossils and Dinosaurs)

The Rogue Dragon (Fossils and Dinosaurs)

$ 6.50

The only museum in Scruggville is being vandalized and Leo Dustyair, the curator, is at his wits end. The local police are powerless to stop the damage so Leo calls on Detective Andy Spencer to catch the vandals. Andy follows the clues that lead him to danger and intrigue only to discover the most shocking clue of all. Follow Andy as he tackles the Rogue Dragon.

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The Zombie of the Lake (Ecosystems)

The Zombie of the Lake (Ecosystems)

$ 5.95

This is the fifth volume of the 4th grade science reading series, The Gumshoe Archives. It teaches students about the many and varied ecosystems on our planet. Each book is organized with a review test at the end of each chapter and a comprehensive exam at the end of the book. In addition, there are helpful activity suggestions called "Brain Train" additions at the beginning of each chapter. These science books are presented within the framework of an exciting detective adventure. They follow the exploits of young Andy Spencer, teenage detective and his trusty companion Norsely as they take on tough mysteries and life threatening cases. In the process Andy learns the key concepts of each science standard with the help of his companion Norsely. Your student will find this series fun and informative. Please check out all the fun adventures in this series as well as the other grade level series.

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The Mutant Professor

The Mutant Professor

$ 5.95

This is the 4th book in the 5th grade living science book reader series of The Gumshoe Archives. It teaches about Matter and the Properties of Matter. Your child will learn about solids, liquids and gasses and how these fit in the whole equation of Matter. Each chapter contains a review exam to help with cognitive retention as well as a comprehensive exam at the end of the book. Please check out all the fun and exciting adventures of Andy Spencer, teenage detective and his devoted companion Norsely.

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Azorea, The Final Hope

Azorea, The Final Hope

$16.95eBook: $2.99
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Series: Azorea Trilogy, Book 1
Genre: Azorea Book Series
Tag: Volume 1

Azorea, The Final Hope - When an alien race, Identical to humans in every way, becomes marooned on planet earth in 16th century Scotland, it becomes a life and death struggle for Griegor, the leader of the Azoreans, to prevent an evil faction of his society from destroying the native highlanders and their peaceful way of life. This story tells of two brothers from another world, one the leader of their race and the other a maniacal terrorist bent on their destruction.   Both, because of the final demise of their planet, are forced to flee, ultimately becoming marooned on planet earth in 16th century Scotland. Griegor and the Azoreans attempt to destroy this evil faction before they can influence the local highlanders. Unfortunately, Cormack, the leader of the radical faction, is successful in embroiling the highlanders in his plot to rule this new world.  Now, with the local inhabitants mixing with Cormack and his followers, it becomes impossible to differentiate between the highlanders and Cormack’s people. Griegor devises an ingenious device that will help them do just that. They resolve to use this new weapon to eradicate Cormack and bring peace again to the Celtic region.

 

Azorea, The Final Hope is the brain child of Robert E. Jacob.  It all came about because of his incessant curiosity.  In his own words, "One day I was driving home after having played my bagpipes at a local cemetery for practice time when a curious thought struck me.  I was contemplating the horrific atrocities committed in the medieval ages and wondered, What if all that torture, mayhem and violence was due to an alien race of people?  Well one thing led to another and before I knew it, I had the outline for my trilogy on paper. "

 

Now you can have this thrilling adventure in your own home.  Get it today.  The second book in the trilogy will be released March of 2020.  Slainte.

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The Electric Bandit (Electricity)

The Electric Bandit (Electricity)

$ 5.95

This is the fourth volume of the 4th grade science reading series, The Gumshoe Archives. It teaches students where dinosaurs lived and how fossils are created along with lots more related science concepts. Each book is organized with a review test at the end of each chapter and a comprehensive exam at the end of the book. In addition, there are helpful activity suggestions called "Brain Train" additions at the beginning of each chapter. These science books are presented within the framework of an exciting detective adventure. They follow the exploits of young Andy Spencer, teenage detective and his trusty companion Norsely as they take on tough mysteries and life threatening cases. In the process Andy learns the key concepts of each science standard with the help of his companion Norsely. Your student will find this series fun and informative. Please check out all the fun adventures in this series as well as the other grade level series.

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The Haunted Castle (Magnets and Magnetism)

The Haunted Castle (Magnets and Magnetism)

$ 5.95

This is the second volume of the 5th grade science reading series, The Gumshoe Archives. It teaches students about magnets and how magnetic fields are generated. It discusses the concepts of Earth's polar north magnetic field, natural magnets, and many other essential concepts. Each book is organized with a review test at the end of each chapter and a comprehensive exam at the end of the book. In addition, there are helpful activity suggestions called "Brain Train" additions at the beginning of each chapter. These science books are presented within the framework of an exciting detective adventure. They follow the exploits of young Andy Spencer, teenage detective and his trusty companion Norsely as they take on tough mysteries and life threatening cases. In the process Andy learns the key concepts of each science standard with the help of his companion Norsely. Your student will find this series fun and informative. Please check out all the fun adventures in this series as well as the other grade level series.

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The Martian Caper

The Martian Caper

$5.99eBook: $2.99

Andy and Norsely must find out why this small town is losing all of it's buildings.  They are simply vanishing.  Can they get to the bottom of it before the whole town disappears?  Find out by ordering your copy today.

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