A new year, a new teacher, and a very mysterious house guest.
Clementine Rose is heading back to school, and this year she has a new teacher. Young Mr Smee is very different to Mrs Bottomley and he sets the class a special project. Clemmie can't wait to get started!
Meanwhile at Penberthy House, an intriguing guest has just arrived. Miss Richardson is staying for a whole month to write a book. Trouble is, she never comes out of her room and doesn't seem to like children at all. Will Clementine discover who their elderly resident is and why she is so secretive?
About the Author
Jacqueline Harvey has spent her working life teaching in girls' boarding schools. She is pleased to say that she has never yet encountered a headmistress like Miss Grimm, but she has come across quite a few girls who remind her a little of Alice-Miranda. Jacqueline has published six novels for young readers. Her first picture book, The Sound of the Sea, was awarded Honour Book in the 2006 CBC Awards. She is currently working on Alice-Miranda's next adventure.
Series: Clementine Rose
For Ages: 7 - 9 years old
For Grades: 2 - 4
Number Of Pages: 160
Published: 1st October 2014
Publisher: Random House Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 19.9 x 12.9 x 1.3
Weight (kg): 0.16