Fletcher Smith: Playing With Fire by Jonathan Harlen

Fletcher Smith: Playing With Fire

Written by Jonathan Harlen
Part of the Fletcher Smith P.I. Series

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A violent kidnapping needs an explanation and sports private investigator Fletcher is the man for the job. Fletcher needs to find out who would kidnap the Australian rugby coach and why? Does the danger come from another team who are determined to win the World Cup? Fletcher gets some leads but he also quickly discovers that whoever is behind it will fight hard to keep him from the truth. An exciting, fast moving adventure with a strong rugby background so perfect for all those sports-mad boys, who perhaps prefer kicking a ball around than reading. Try this series as the books are quite short and real page-turners. Also released to coincide with this title is Dangerous Games.


Fletcher Smith: Playing With Fire by Jonathan Harlen

Fletcher Smith, Sports Private Investigator, is on a mission. The Australian rugby team coach has been abducted and Fletcher is going to solve the case - no matter who is trying to stop him.


'had our ten year old reviewer hooked'

'An exciting detective story with a difference that will keep you hooked to the end.'

About the Author

Jonathan Harlen

Jonathan Harlen lives on the far north coast of New South Wales with his
wife and far too many children. He was born in New Zealand and still supports the All
Blacks, except when they lose. For his most recent book, Ziggy and the Plugfish, he spent months researching the Pacific Ocean, which he describes as “a big wet mess with lots of fish in it.” He also visited the centre of the earth, but none of the pubs were open, so he came home.

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208 pages


Jonathan Harlen
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A & C Black Publishers Ltd

Publication date

1st July 2009




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