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Smells Like Treasure

By Suzanne Selfors (Trade Paperback, 2012)
Homer Pudding and his treasure-sniffing best friend, Dog, are about to go on an all-new adventure! When Homer receives a mysterious note emblazoned with the letters L.O.S.T., he knows the moment he has been waiting for has finally arrived. It is time to meet the Society of Legends, Objects, Secrets, and Treasures and become a true adventurer.

With Dog at his side, everything seems to be going as planned...until an unexpected opponent challenges Homer's spot. They are tasked with a dangerous quest, and only the one who solves the clues and reaches the treasure first will be given membership. Their hunt for treasure takes them on an unforgettable journey full of hazards, mysteries, and surprises!
  • Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
    • Format: Trade Paperback

    • Price: $7.00 US/$8.00 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780316044028

    • On Sale Date: 04/10/2012

    • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    Formats Available: Hardcover Book, Trade Paperback, Electronic Book

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Homer Pudding and his treasure-sniffing best friend, Dog, are about to go on an all-new adventure! When Homer receives a mysterious note emblazoned with the letters L.O.S.T., he knows the moment he has been waiting for has finally arrived. It is time to meet the Society of Legends, Objects, Secrets, and Treasures and become a true adventurer.

With Dog at his side, everything seems to be going as planned...until an unexpected opponent challenges Homer's spot. They are tasked with a dangerous quest, and only the one who solves the clues and reaches the treasure first will be given membership. Their hunt for treasure takes them on an unforgettable journey full of hazards, mysteries, and surprises!

Suzanne Selfors is the author of Smells Like Dog, Smells Like Treasure, To Catch a Mermaid, and Fortune's Magic Farm. She lives with her husband on an island in Washington state where they are raising two children, a dog, a cat, and a flock of messy chickens.

  • * "A funny, suspenseful adventure that stretches the borders of readers' imaginations. A heartwarming and quirky cast of characters adds to the fun...Homer and Dog are a strange, silly, and lovable duo." (School Library Journal, starred review).

  • "[A] droll, satisfying sequel...There is plenty of rip-roaring fun here; fans will applaud Homer and Dog's return." (Kirkus Reviews).

  • "[Filled with] quirky side characters and over-the-top humor." (Booklist

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  • "[A] satisfying sequel...Fans will love Homer and Dog's return." (VOYA).

  • Praise for Smells Like Dog:
    * "Peppered with funny dialogue, this joyous romp is a page-turning adventure that will appeal to enthusiastic and reluctant readers alike." (Kirkus Reviews, starred review).

  • "A fantastic tale in every good sense of the word." (Rebecca Stead, author of First Light and When You Reach me).

  • "Fans who enjoy the editorializing and over-the-top humor in Wendelin Van Draanen's Gecko and Sticky series will take pleasure in this misfit duo's quirky adventures." (Booklist).

  • "Full of fantastic characters (eccentric adventurers, sinister and surprising villains, and one droopy but very special dog), delightful humor, and wonderful adventures, this book is a treasure.  Every page made me smile." (Sarah Beth Durst, author of Into the Wild and Out of the Wild).

  • Reviews for To Catch a Mermaid:
    "The magic is wonderfully, classically unpredictable...the giggles are plentiful....Reader will commiserate, chuckle and cheer." (BCCB).

  • Reviews for Fortune's Magic Farm:
    "Newly confident readers will cozy up to the tale's quirky characters and enjoy the many twists and turns of this magical adventure." (Kirkus Reviews).

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Smells Like Treasure
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Price: $7.00 US/$8.00 CAN
  • Pages: 432
  • Physical Dimensions: 5-1/4" x 7-5/8"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316044028
  • On Sale Date: 04/10/2012
Smells Like Treasure