Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective

Randi Rhodes is a born and bred city girl who takes karate, idolizes the fictional detective in her dad's books and solves petty crime in her Brooklyn neighborhood. But when her father decides to move them to Deer Creek, Tennessee, Randi is not happy, until she discovers that Deer Creek has just as many mysteries that need solving!
A middle-grade series from Academy Award winning actress Octavia Spencer!

Latest book from Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective

The Sweetest Heist in History

Book #2

A hard-to-prove art heist makes a New York City mystery for ninja detective Randi Rhodes in this second book in a series full of humor, adventure, and heart from Academy Award–winning actress Octavia Spencer.

Randi Rhodes and her fellow ninja detectives, DC and Pudge, were flying high after solving the Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit. But life in sleepy Deer Creek has begun to feel…a bit boring. There are no crimes to investigate! But a trip to New York City to visit Randi’s aunt changes that! While the ninja detective trio explores Randi’s old neighborhood in Brooklyn, they uncover an art heist. Except no one will believe them. So they’ll just have to catch the criminals in the act...

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About the Author

Octavia Spencer
Photograph (c) Randee St. Nicholas

Octavia Spencer

A veteran character actress and one of Hollywood’s most sought-after talents, Octavia Spencer has become a familiar fixture on both television and silver screen. Her critically acclaimed performance as Minny in the DreamWorks feature film The Help won her a 2012 Academy Award, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe Award, a SAG Award, and a Broadcast Film Critics’ Choice Award, among countless other honors. Octavia is a native of Montgomery, Alabama, and holds a BS in Liberal Arts from Auburn University. She lives in Los Angeles. Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective: The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit was her first novel.