The Pickle King
Written by Rebecca Promitzer
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A hugely entertaining adventure story tinged with enough horror to delight but not really to terrify. Bored during a wet holiday, Bea and her friend Sam go exploring and come across the body of a dead man. What’s the story? Bea and her gang set out to follow the clues and unravel what’s been going on. A tremendous debut.
Murder, Mystery and Chillies. A funny, mock-horror thriller-mystery from award-winning scriptwriter Rebecca Promitzer; The Pickle King is undoubtedly The Goonies for a new generation. Readers of Louis Sachar, Frank Cottrell Boyce and Paul Jennings will devour it in a sitting.
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The Pickle King by Rebecca Promitzer
Perfect summer reading for children aged 10+; The Pickle King has shades of Louis Sachar, Paul Jennings and Frank Cottrell Boyce.
About the Author
More books by Rebecca Promitzer
Chicken House Ltd
4th May 2009
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