Chasing Vermeer

Chasing Vermeer

Audiobook CD - 2004
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When a book of unexplainable occurrences brings Petra Andalee & Calder Pillay together, strange things start to happen: seemingly unrelated events connect, an eccentric old woman seeks their company and an invaluable Vermeer painting disappears. Before they know it, the two find themselves at the center of an international art scandal. As Petra and Calder are drawn clue by clue into a mysterious labyrinth they must draw on their powers of intuition, their skills at problem solving, and their knowledge of Vermeer. Can they decipher a crime that has left even the FBI baffled?
Publisher: [Old Greenwich, CT] : Listening Library, p2004.
ISBN: 9780307206732
Branch Call Number: j AUDIOBK CD F BALLIETT
Characteristics: 4 audio discs (4 hr., 47 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.


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Oct 18, 2018

Never finished listening to it. Maybe the story gets better, but it simply didn't rope us in. The beginning is slow, not very believable, and a bit confusing. The story seems to stray into too many directions right from the start. After 15min. we still didn't feel we were in the story but still in the stage setting. Meh.

samdog123 Apr 08, 2009

A fun mystery book for junior readers. Petra and Caulder become involved with a mysterious theft of a famous Vermeer painting. Filled with different clues and twists, its an entertaining read. I listened to the cd and really didn't enjoy the reader very much.


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Oct 18, 2018

user23876 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 8 and 14

Sep 14, 2015

stefanan thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 9 and 19


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