Once Upon a Crime - A Murder Most Unladylike Collection (Paperback)Robin Stevens (author)
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Relive the crime-busting awesomeness of Wells and Wong one last time with this enthralling, playful and wildly entertaining collection of stories from the files of Murder Most Unladylike.
A brand-new short story collection in the number-one bestselling award-winning Murder Most Unladylike series.
Featuring four original, never-before published stories, this incredible collection brings together Daisy Wells, Hazel Wong and their friends Alexander and George, as well as Hazel's sisters, Rose and May Wong.
From the artfully sinister The Case of the Second Scream, set aboard the ship carrying Daisy and Hazel's back from Hong Kong, to The Case of the Uninvited Guest, where a Uncle Felix and Aunt Lucy's wedding ceremony is the target for an unlikely threat. The Hound of Weston School sees the Junior Pinkerton's lead the detecting, and May Wong steps up and shows her ambition to be the greatest spy ever when war breaks out in The Case of the Deadly Flat.
The perfect book for all Detective Society fans and avid readers of the Murder Most Unladylike series.
Publisher: Penguin Random House Children's UK
Number of pages: 336
Weight: 236 g
Dimensions: 200 x 130 x 22 mm
'Few series can maintain the thrills and pace over nine books, but Stevens has done so with aplomb ... Fiendishly clever plotting, a gorgeous Egyptian backdrop, a startling denouement and romance for both our heroines. A triumphant finale for a much-loved series' - The Bookseller
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