The Mystery of the Jewelled Moth by Katherine Woodfine
  

The Mystery of the Jewelled Moth

Written by Katherine Woodfine
Part of the The Sinclair's Mysteries Series

11+ readers   9+ readers   

The Lovereading4Kids comment

Shortlisted for Best Crime Novel for Children aged 8-12, CrimeFest Gala Awards 2017 | Features Sophie and Lil from Woodfine's debut The Mystery of the Clockwork Sparrow. They don cunning disguises, mingle in high society and munch many cucumber sandwiches to solve this curious case! Applaud their bravery as they follow a trail of terrible secrets that leads straight to London's most dangerous criminal mastermind, thatcould put their own lives at risk...

Synopsis

The Mystery of the Jewelled Moth by Katherine Woodfine

A follow up to the novel, The Mystery of the Clockwork Sparrow. Cover and interior illustrations by Julia Sarda.

Reviews

Praise for The Mystery of the Clockwork Sparrow:

A wonderful book, with a glorious heroine and a true sprit of adventure Katherine Rundell, author of Rooftoppers

A real page-turner, it has murders, spies and gangs of thieves. Thrilling! Indiana, aged 10, LoveReadingforKids reviewer

Dastardliness on a big scale is uncovered in this well-plotted, evocative novel . Nicolette Jones, The Sunday Times

It's a dashing plot, an atmospheric setting and an extensive and imaginative cast. Katherine Woodfine handles it all with aplomb' - Julia Eccleshare, Guardian

An incredible read full of mystery, wonder and adventure...This is now one of my top ten. Celeste, age 13, LoveReading4Kids reviewer

About the Author

Katherine Woodfine was born in Lancashire in 1983, and studied English at Bristol University. She lives in London and since 2009 has worked for the literature charity Booktrust, where she is a children's book specialist and project manager of the Children's Laureate, working with leading children's authors such as Malorie Blackman, Julia Donaldson and Anthony Browne.

More books by this author

Loading similar books...

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
352 pages

Author

Katherine Woodfine
More books by Katherine Woodfine

Publisher

Egmont Books Ltd an imprint of Egmont UK Ltd

Publication date

25th February 2016

ISBN

9781405276184

Categories


I love all the books they recommend & put up for me to review. I also love the fact that they give new authors the chance to share their boo

Daisy Pennock – age 15

I love lovereading4kids because I’ve read amazing books I would never have picked up, and its opened doors to new genre’s I now love.

Harriet Cunningham

You give me age appropriate ideas of books I can read and buy for the children and find out what other children their age think of them too.

Katie Lonsdale

Love “Lovereading4kids” as my son gets to hear about & read new books before his mates which keeps him interested in reading=a very happy Mum

Liz Evans

It’s really exciting to read and review new books, thrilling to see my reviews online and I love finding the final published copies on sale.

Sam Harper – age 10

I think Lovereading4kids is an amazing company because of the friendly staff and the fabulous chance to read great books before publication.

Adam Graham

I have told all my friends, family & teachers to see for themselves just how great the site is. Without fail, they are hugely impressed.

Alexander Boxall – age 11

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools
****