Daisy and the Trouble With Burglars - Kes Gray (Paperback)

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No matter the occasion, Daisy just can't help getting into trouble! Armed with a notebook, a magnifying glass, a camera and a box of icing sugar, she sets out on the burglars' trail.Trouble is, detective work is hard when you're not allowed to go further than the end of the road .

Product Details

Barcode
9781849416818
Department
Books
Released
1 Apr 2014
Supply Source
USA

Book

Authors
Kes Gray
Garry Parsons (Illustrator)
Nick Sharratt (Illustrator)
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Trafalgar Square Books
Edition
PAP/BOO
Series
Daisy
Language
English
Number of Pages
266
Dimensions
184 x 133 x 19mm (181g)

Annotation

When three actual burglaries happen in Daisy's town, Daisy is beside herself with excitement. Two houses and the fish and chip shop have been broken into (and lots of cods and haddocks have been stolen). Anyone could be next! Daisy wants to help. Together with Gabby and Dylan, she forms her own detective agency.

Summary

  • Daisy's back, and getting into more trouble than ever—this time as a detective

    No matter the occasion, Daisy just can't help getting into trouble! When a series of burglaries baffle Daisy's neighborhood, Daisy wants to help. Along with Gabby and Dylan, she turns detective and sets out to catch the culprit. Trouble is, detective work is hard when you're not allowed to go further than the end of the road.

  • Daisy's back, and getting into more trouble than ever -- this time as a detective!


    No matter the occasion, Daisy just can't help getting into trouble!

    When three actual burglaries happen in Daisy's town, Daisy is beside herself with excitement. Two houses and the fish and chip shop have been broken into (and lots of cods and haddocks have been stolen). Anyone could be next!

    Daisy wants to help. Together with Gabby and Dylan, she forms her own detective agency. Armed with a notebook, a magnifying glass, a camera and a box of icing sugar, she sets out on the burglars' trail.

    Trouble is, detective work is hard when you're not allowed to go further than the end of the road.

Juvenile Fiction

General Subject
Juvenile Grades 1-2 Ages 6-7
BISAC Subject 1
Juvenile Fiction / Humorous Stories
BISAC Subject 2
Juvenile Fiction / Humorous Stories
BIC Classification 1
General fiction (Children's / Teenage)
Dewey Classification
E

Author Bio

Kes Gray (Author) KES GRAY was noted by the Independent as one of the top ten children's authors in the UK in 2003. He is the author of the bestselling DAISY books, including the award-winning EAT YOUR PEAS, and BILLY BUCKET was winner of the Red House Children's Book Award for Younger Readers. Nick Sharratt (Illustrator) Nick Sharratt has written and illustrated many books for children and won numerous awards for his picture books, including the Sheffield Children's Book Award and the 2001 Children's Book Award. He has also enjoyed great success illustrating Jacqueline Wilson books. Nick lives in Edinburgh. Garry Parsons (Illustrator) Garry Parsons studied Fine Art at Brighton College and after that he went on to study Illustration. He is a talented illustrator, whose work has captured the imaginations of children all over the UK. Billy's Bucket won the 2004 Children's Book Award. Krong! was his first book as an author/illustrator. Krong! has been shortlisted for the Stockport School's Book Award 2006 and was the winner of the Perth and Kinross Picture Book Award 2006. Garry has recently worked with Stephen and Lucy Hawking, Jeanne Willis, Diana Kimpton and author duo, Dougie Poynter and Tom Fletcher.

Review Quotes

"Daisy turns detective following a spate of burglaries. Gray's words are perfectly judged, and Nick Sharratt's illustrations are bright and colourful" * Big Issue *