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Detective Gordon: a Case in Any Case


A stand-alone story in the warm and funny bestselling series about philosopher detective Gordon and his clever assistant Buffy.

Translated by Julia Marshall

Read the first chapter here

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  • Description

    Gordon is on vacation, and Buffy is the sole detective at the small police station in the forest. It is not easy for a police officer to be alone. Especially when there are strange noises outside the station at night. Buffy decides to seek out Gordon in his little cottage by the lake to ask for help. After all, two police think twice
    as well as one. Two police are twice as brave!

  • Book Details

    Country of OriginSweden
    Reader Age6-8 year
    Book Size

  • Reviews

    1. Book Council (NZ)

      This delightful story is a perfect introduction to chapter books for younger readers.The characters are charming and are easy for younger readers to connect with.

    2. Kids Book Review (Australia)

      The ideal chapter book series for independent readers.

    3. School Librarian (UK)

      A book that offers guaranteed reading please for the younger child ready to tackle a chapter book.

    4. School Library Connection (US)

      The illustrations are cute, whimsical, and childlike … With the mature undertones in the plot, children’s attentions will be captured and firmly held.

    5. The Source

      Ulf Nilsson has a charming prose style and a shrewd understanding of personalities, while Gitte Spee’s charming colour illustrations capture the moods of the forest and its inhabitants perfectly.

    6. Starred review, School Library Journal (US)

      Perfect for graduates of early chapter books and a guaranteed hit as a read-aloud, this is a definite purchase for all children’s collections.

    7. Youth Services Book Review (US)

      Gentle humor will make kids smile.

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