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Shortlisted for the 2017 Text Prize, The Peacock Detectives is a delightfully Australian story for middle-grade readers about self-discovery and dealing with change
The last time William Shakespeare and Virginia went missing Cassie frund them sitting on a coiled hose behind the fire station, and Dad called 'Cassie Andersen, Peacock Detective'. So this time she knows what to do - she'll look for clues and track them down. But the clues lead her in an unexpected direction and Cassie finds herself investigating a confusing mystery about her family.
The Peacock Detectives is a warm and engaging story for middle-grade readers about dealing with change and finding out who you are.
'A tender and heartfelt story.' -- Martine Murray 'Heartfelt and funny...Carly Nugent's debut is a lively and generous story that acknowledges the powerful feelings of its readers, and the space they occupy in the world.' * Books+Publishing * `Nugent gently explores issues of depression...and brings the whole adventure satisfyingly around with a delightful peacock discovery.' * SA Weekend *
ISBN: 9781925603705 ISBN-10: 1925603709 Audience:
Number Of Pages: 288 Published: 28th May 2018 Publisher: Text Publishing Co Country of Publication: AU Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 13.1
Weight (kg): 0.27