Friday Barnes, Girl Detective
"Imagine if Sherlock Holmes was an eleven-year-old girl "
When Friday Barnes, girl genius, solves a bank robbery, she uses the reward money to send herself to Highcrest Academy, the most exclusive boarding school in the country and discovers it's a hotbed of crime
Soon she's investigating everything from disappearing homework to the terrifying Yeti haunting the school swamp. But the biggest mystery yet is Ian Wainscott, the handsomest (and most arrogant) boy in school who inexplicably hates her. Will the homework be found? Can they ever track down the Yeti? And why is Ian out to ruin her?
With black-and-white art throughout, "Friday Barnes, Girl Detective" is the launch of an exciting new mystery series that "will keep readers laughing from start to finish." ("Publishers Weekly")"
Publication Date: 01-Jul-2014
Publisher: Random House Australia