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Kat Wolfe Investigates by Lauren St. John

Kat Wolfe Investigates

Written by Lauren St. John
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Kat Wolfe Investigates by Lauren St. John

After a break-in at their London home, Kat Wolfe and her veterinary-surgeon mum decide it's time to move to the country. Dr Wolfe's new job in idyllic Bluebell Bay on Dorset's Jurassic Coast comes with a condition: they have to adopt Tiny, a huge, near-wild Savannah, who resists Kat's best attempts at cat whispering. When she starts a pet-sitting agency to make pocket money, her troubles escalate. The owner of her first client, an Amazon parrot, vanishes from his fortified, gadget-filled mansion, leaving a half-packed suitcase and a mysterious parcel. The only person who shares Kat's conviction that he's the victim of foul play is Harper Lamb, the American daughter of a palaeontology professor. A language and coding whizz, Harper is laid up with two broken legs thanks to her racehorse, the `Pocket Rocket' - Kat's newest client. What starts out as mystery-solving holiday fun quickly turns deadly for Wolfe and Lamb. When all clues point to an army base, can they count on their unruly animal friends to save the day - and their lives? Kat Wolfe Investigates is the first in a compelling middle-grade mystery series from bestselling author Lauren St John

About the Author

Lauren St John is the author of several books on sports and music, as well as the award-winning children's quartet THE WHITE GIRAFFE and the BLUE PETER BOOK AWARD-winning Laura Marlin series. She has also written an adult novel, THE OBITUARY WRITER, published in 2013. Visit Lauren's website at, like her Facebook page at and follow her on Twitter @laurenstjohn

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352 pages
Interest Age: From 9 to 11 years


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Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

17th May 2018



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