Kassy O’Roarke Pet Detective Mysteries
Twelve-year-old Kassandra O’Roarke wants to win the Thompson prize at her school newspaper. Her pesky little brother Percy tries to help. That’s when the trouble begins.
When Apollo the cougar cub goes missing from their petting zoo, Kassy puts her detective skills to the test to find him before Animal Control does. To get him back, Kassy must reconcile with Percy, break Apollo out of Animal Control, and risk being grounded for life.
Cub Reporter is book one in the Kassy O’Roarke Pet Detective Mysteries by Award-Winning and Bestselling author, Kelly Oliver.
“Kassy O’Roarke, Cub Reporter is a juicy middle grade mystery in which a young investigator learns that it’s okay to be vulnerable.”
“For everyone who’s into adventure, mystery, and a whole bunch of Middle-Grade fun, this first in series does the trick! Beware, you won’t want to set this book down anytime soon. Recommended.”
“A new literary role model in the style of Nancy Drew will find her way into the hearts of her audience.”
—Recommended, US Review of Books
“[Will] entertain both animal and mystery lovers of all ages. Most highly recommended!”
—Reader’s Favorite Reviews
“Oliver writes in a breezy, kid-friendly style that’s perfect for early middle schoolers… the book is a polished, convincing, kid-centered adventure, with endearing characters and a strong sense of middle-school humor…a strong series debut.”
“Engaging and fun…Kassy O’Roarke, Cub Reporter is well-written and likely to entertain both animal and mystery lovers of all ages. It’s most highly recommended.”
—Jack Magnus, 5-Star Review, Reader’s Favorite Reviews
“Kassy O’Roarke, Cub Reporter is a whole lot of fun and delivers in every way an adventure story should. The twists and turns in the mystery are clever and unpredictable”
—Sarah Scheele, 5-Star Review, Reader’s Favorite Reviews
“I was hooked by the first page and enjoyed the entire story. The plot has twists and turns and is sure to keep readers on their toes as they read it.”
—Kristen Van Campen (teen reviewer), 5-Star Review, Reader’s Favorites
“Kassy O’Roarke is a modern day Nancy Drew. I love Kassy. The themes of loyalty and friendship are strong…making this the perfect middle grade novel. I adore this book and cannot wait to purchase it for my students. They are going to love it!”
—Librarian Fitz Bookstagrammer