The official chronicles of The Tanner-Dent Detective Agency

Whiz Tanner and the Phony Masterpiece

Whiz Tanner and the Vanishing Diamond

Whiz Tanner and the Secret Tunnel

Whiz Tanner and the Wounded Pigeon

Whiz Tanner and the Mysterious Countdown


Author: Tanner-Dent Mysteries

Middle Grade Fiction for Mystery Lovers




The Tanner-Dent Detective Agency........Whiz Tanner (Agent M), Chief Investigator.......Joey Dent (Agent K), Director, Field Operations.........

Whiz Tanner Mysteries

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Whiz Tanner
Chief Investigator
(Agent M)
We solve crimes, mysteries, problems....

Joey Dent
Director of Field Operations
(Agent K)
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About the Author

Fred Rexroad lives in Vienna, Virginia and writes mystery stories. His life has been an eclectic array of locations and interests. He's lived in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, West Coast, Midwest, South, Europe, and on a boat. He's printed cigar boxes, owned a magic store, flew a plane, built an ultralight, worked as a self-employed statistical analyst, photographed oil spills and shifting sandbars from a helicopter for the US Coast Guard, taught at Wright State University, solved logistics problems for the US Air Force, trained NATO personnel in the use of computer programs, wandered unarmed in warzones, was the top operations research analyst at the US Department of Education, did top-secret analysis for the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and found some time to write children's stories. He's still trying to decide what he wants to be when he grows up.
Fred is a member of the Writer's Center in Bethesda, MD, the MWA (Mystery Writers of America), and the SCBWI (the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators) among others.


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