Trixie, her best friend Honey, and their brothers are members
of the B.W.G (the Bob-Whites of the Glen). The club was
designed not only for fun but also for "brothers and sisters helping
It all started when one of the students
in botany class tripped over his own feet while carrying Miss
Bennett's book of pressed herbs to the cabinet. Everything
spilled all over and got mixed up. Trixie thought Miss Bennett
was going to cry and she really felt sorry for her. Trixie
came up with the idea to help get new herbs to replace the mess
caused by the student.
Trixie and her friends planned to go
to the abandoned Martin's Marsh to collect herbs and flowers.
They would enlist the help of Brian who wanted to become a
doctor. Surely he would know an herb from a weed!
seems to be one problem. Honey's family has a visitor.
How can Trixie explore the mysterious burned-out house by the marsh
and look for Captain Kidd's hidden pirate treasure with a kid
Trixie admits this mystery might be too much for her
to handle alone. Will Trixie and her friends solve the
Reading this book really brought back some
memories. I can remember when I was a young adult and read
several of these types of mystery books. You just couldn't
wait for the next one to be released. Young adult readers will
enjoy this book. It is interesting and suspenseful.
Parents beware - if you start to preview this book first, you will
be hooked. So take some time because you will want to read the
entire book! This is a great one for young adult readers.
(Parents will enjoy it too!).
REVIEWED BY NANCY
DO NOT REPRINT WITHOUT PERMISSION OF THE REVIEWER, NANCY