The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit (Randi Rhodes)
The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit (Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective)
The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit (Randi Rhodes)
Meet Randi Rhodes, the world’s first ninja detective! Mystery abounds in this delightful new middle grade series from Academy Award–winning actress Octavia Spencer.Deer Creek is a small town whose only hope for survival is the success of their Founder’s Day Festival. But the festival’s main attraction, a time capsule that many people believe hold the town’s treasure, has gone missing. Randi Rhodes and her best friend, D.C., are Bruce Lee–inspired ninjas and local detectives determined to solve the case. Even if it means investigating in a haunted cabin and facing mean old Angus McCarthy, prime suspect. They have three days to find the treasure…the future of their whole town is at stake! Will these kids be able to save the day?

Book Details


  • Adventure
  • Fiction

Age Level: 

  • 8 - 12

This story follows a ninja detective, Randi Rhodes, as she moves from New York City to a small town called Deer Creek. When she moves, Randi thinks her days of solving mysteries are over, but when Deer Creek's prized time capsule goes missing, she must put her ninja suit back on and get down to business as a detective. Randi and her new friend D.C. must act fast,  because the town's Founder's Day Festival is coming up and that is when the special guest is going to open the time capsule.

To add your comments, login above or request a LitPick membership.