Hilde und Günter I, by Michael Miller
This beginner German reader is divided into 4 separate detective stories, and features a teenage brother and sister who solve simple mysteries. There are purposely no assignments connected to the reader to allow for pure fun and pure reading! Hilde und Günter I is separate from the Sabine und Michael stories, but follows the same vocabulary. This reader can be started very soon after the beginning of the school year.