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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.
Written by Ulf Nilsson and illustrated by Gitte Spee
Translated by Julia Marshall
Available as an ebook wherever you buy your ebooks
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!
Country of Origin Sweden Reader Age 6-8 year Book Size N/A 21 × 15 cm ISBN CaseInAnyCase 9781776571093
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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.
Kids Book Review (Australia) –
The ideal chapter book series for independent readers.
School Librarian (UK) –
A book that offers guaranteed reading please for the younger child ready to tackle a chapter book.
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.
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.
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.
Youth Services Book Review (US) –
Gentle humor will make kids smile.