Sam and Cam own a detective agency. They are contacted by the Bear family, who is upset because their banana pancakes have been eaten and someone has been sitting in their chairs. Sam and Cam use various pieces of evidence they and contact Professor Evvie Dense to help them use the clues to solve the mystery. (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt StoryTown, 2008)
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