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Hahn, Mary Downing
THE DEAD MAN IN INDIAN CREEK
New York : Avon, 1991.
IL 5-8 RL 6.5
ISBN 0380713624
Matthew Armentrout and his friend Parker are both 12 years-old. One warm October day they decide to camp out at Indian Creek with Parkerís dog Otis. They ride their bikes to the creek, set up camp, fish, eat some Dinty Moore Stew, and then go to sleep. In the morning they eat Twinkies for breakfast. The dog Otis starts running around and barking. (Read some of page 22).
(Odile Heisel. oheisel@pen.k12.va.us, Library Media Specialist, Plains Elementary School , 225 American Legion Rd., Timberville, VA 22853)
SUBJECTS:     Murder -- Fiction
                        Mystery and detective stories

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