King and Kayla:



King & Kayla and the Case of Found Fred

by Dori Hillestad Butler

Illustrated by Nancy Meyers

Published by Peachtree Publishers ISBN 978-168263053-2

Ages 7-10

King, Kayla, and Grandma find a dog who has lost his human family. What does Kayla know?―This dog doesn’t have a collar or any tags. He can sit, lie down, and shake hands. No one around here knows who he is. What does King know? ―The dog’s family is staying at a campground. Can they figure out who he is and where his family is?

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Dori Hillestad Butler is the author of more than 50 books for young readers including the two-time Geisel Honor award winning King & Kayla series, the Edgar award winning Buddy Files series, and the Haunted Library series. Dori has also been a ghost writer for the Boxcar Children and other popular series. She lives in the Seattle area.

Nancy Meyers has illustrated many books for children including the King & Kayla series by Dori Hillestad Butler (Peachtree Publishers), which was awarded two Theodore Seuss Geisel Honors (2018, 2019). She also works as a teaching assistant for second grade reading/phonics and loves sharing ideas and information with teachers and librarians. She loves Halloween stories if they are not too scary! You can follow her on Twitter @nancydrewit.


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