This book was recently entered and was a silver medal winner in The Wishing Shelf Book Awards. This is what our readers thought:
Star Rating 5 STARS Number of Readers 35
Readers’ Comments ‘Firstly, I liked the cover. It was perfect for a book of this sort and really intrigued my class. Secondly, this is very well written with interesting characters and a well thought-out plot. Fast-paced too.’ Teacher ‘The stupid inpector is funny. He’s annoying but I liked him.’ Boy, aged 11 ‘I loved the mystery and trying to work out what was happening. Sort of Sherlock for kids.’ Girl, aged 10 ‘A very interesting detective novel, perfect for children aged 8 – 11. A fun plot with a twist at the end; I hope it is the first in a set. I think it is.’ Parent ‘The drawings were really good. They were funny too and added to the story,’ Girl, aged 10
Stats Of the 35 readers: 35 would read another book by this author. 16 thought the fast pace was the best. 10 thought the adventure was the best part of the book. 9 thought trying to solve the mystery was the best. 35 loved the cover.
‘A fast paced mystery, full of twists and turns. A SILVER MEDAL WINNER!’ The Wishing Shelf Awards