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Detective Duck: The Case of The Strange Splash

“Detective Duck” is a children’s book series written by Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver. The series follows the adventures of a duck named Drake who is a detective. Drake solves mysteries in his pond with the help of his friends. The stories are filled with humor, friendship, and clever detective work, making them engaging reads for young readers. The series is known for its charming characters and fun storytelling, making it a popular choice for children who enjoy mysteries and animal tales.

Detective Duck The case of the strange splash

Detective Duck: The Case of the Strange Splash

In “Detective Duck: The Case of the Strange Splash,” Drake, the duck detective, is enjoying a peaceful day at the pond when he hears a mysterious splash. Determined to solve the case, Drake enlists the help of his friends, including a turtle named Tom and a frog named Flo. Together, they embark on a thrilling investigation to uncover the source of the strange splash. Along the way, they encounter various suspects, including a mischievous fish and a curious otter. As they gather clues and follow leads, Drake and his friends must use their detective skills to crack the case and restore peace to the pond. Will they be able to solve the mystery before it’s too late? Join Detective Duck on this exciting adventure to find out!

Who Will Love This Book?

“Detective Duck: The Case of the Strange Splash” and the “Detective Duck” series in general are perfect for young readers who enjoy mysteries, adventure, and animal characters. Children who like books with engaging storylines, humor, and friendship themes will likely love this series. The books are designed to be accessible to early readers, with short chapters and simple language, making them great choices for children who are just starting to read independently. Overall, the “Detective Duck” series is ideal for children ages 6 to 9 who are looking for a fun and entertaining read.

The “Detective Duck” series by Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver is typically recommended for children ages 6 to 9 years old. The books are designed to be engaging and accessible to young readers, with simple language, short chapters, and a humorous and adventurous storyline. However, children of different ages and reading abilities may also enjoy the series, especially if they have an interest in mysteries and animal characters.

About the Authors:

Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver are the co-authors of the “Detective Duck” series, as well as the “Hank Zipzer: The World’s Greatest Underachiever” series.

Henry Winkler is an actor, producer, and director, best known for his role as Arthur “Fonzie” Fonzarelli on the TV show “Happy Days.” He has also appeared in numerous films and TV shows, and has won several awards for his work in the entertainment industry. In addition to his acting career, Winkler is a prolific author and has written several books for children and young adults.

Lin Oliver is a writer and producer, known for her work in children’s literature. She has written over 40 books for children, including the “Hank Zipzer” series, which she co-authored with Henry Winkler. Oliver is also the co-founder and executive director of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI), a non-profit organization that supports aspiring and established writers and illustrators of children’s literature.

Together, Winkler and Oliver have created engaging and entertaining stories that appeal to young readers, blending humor, adventure, and relatable characters. Their collaborations have been well-received by readers and critics alike, making them a popular duo in the world of children’s literature.

About Julee: Julee Morrison is an experienced author with 35 years of expertise in parenting and recipes. She is the author of four cookbooks: The Instant Pot College Cookbook, The How-To Cookbook for Teens, The Complete Cookbook for Teens, and The Complete College Cookbook. Julee is passionate about baking, crystals, reading, and family. Her writing has appeared in The LA Times (Bon Jovi Obsession Goes Global), Disney's Family Fun Magazine (August 2010, July 2009, September 2008), and My Family Gave Up Television (page 92, Disney Family Fun August 2010). Her great ideas have been featured in Disney's Family Fun (Page 80, September 2008) and the Write for Charity book From the Heart (May 2010). Julee's work has also been published in Weight Watchers Magazine, All You Magazine (Jan. 2011, February 2011, June 2013), Scholastic Parent and Child Magazine (Oct. 2011), Red River Family Magazine (Jan. 2011),, and more. Notably, her article "My Toddler Stood on Elvis' Grave and Scaled Over Boulders to Get to a Dinosaur" made AP News, and "The Sly Way I Cured My Child's Lying Habit" was featured on PopSugar. When she's not writing, Julee enjoys spending time with her family and exploring new baking recipes.
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