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Detective Chikorita
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ISBN: 1569316570
Published: March 8, 2002
Publisher: VIZ Media
Author: Akihito Toda
Preceded By: N/A
Succeeded By: Cyndaquil and the Mystery Hole

Detective Chikorita (Japanese: チコリータはめいたんてい? Chicorita, Ace Detective?) is written by Akihito Toda and illustrated by Sumiyoshi Kizuki. It is the first book in the Gold and Silver Pokémon Tales series. It is 18 pages long.


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Chikorita wants more than anything in the world to be a detective like the ones on TV. But where to find a crime to solve?

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Edition Country Company Date ISBN
First Edition by Shogakukan First
Japan Shogakukan November 2001 ISBN 4097287516
First Edition by VIZ Media First
USA VIZ Media March 8, 2002 ISBN 1569316570



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