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It's True! Crime Doesn't Pay

It's True! Crime Doesn't Pay (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By MacDonald, Beverley
Illustrated by Weldon, Andrew

This history of criminals and how to catch them is full of crazy but true stuff. From torch-bearing vigilantes to hi-tech crime scene investigators, this book joins thief-trackers in action. It journeys back to the time when a crook had to be caught red-handed to be proven guilty..., to the present and how we use science to solve crimes. Even so, mysteries remain, like the Shocking Shark Arm Murder. About the It's True series Gross Creepy Amazing Kids will love it. This non-fiction series for older readers features wacky writing, funny cartoons, and remarkable photos that make each book as delightfully entertaining as it is informative. It's True
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ISBN 9781550379464
Released NZ 4 Mar 2006
Publisher Annick Press
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Series It's True! (Hardcover)
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ISBN-13 9781550379464
Stock Out of stock
Status Out of print
Publisher Annick Press
Imprint Annick Press
Released 4 Mar 2006
Publication Country Canada Canada
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By MacDonald, Beverley
Illustrated by Weldon, Andrew
Series It's True! (Hardcover)
Category Social Studies
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Number of Pages 88 pp
Dimensions Width: 134mm
Height: 196mm
Spine: 9mm
Dewey Code 364
Weight 104g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Forensic sciences, Crime - History, Criminal investigation - History
NBS Text School Textbooks & Study Guides: Social Sciences
ONIX Text Children/juvenile