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Ophelia Wild, Deadly Detective
 

Ophelia Wild, Deadly Detective (Paperback)

By de Roo, Elena
Illustrated by Duncan, Tracy

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Always up for anything, Ophelia Wild and sidekick Albert expand their secret service agency to tackle zombies and monsters ... with some surprise results! Three short stories told in rhyming verse.

ISBN 9781922077639
Barcode 9781922077639
Published 1 August 2014 by Walker Books Australia
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781922077639
ISBN-10 1922077631
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Walker Books Australia
Imprint Walker Books Australia
Publication Date 1 August 2014
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By de Roo, Elena
Illustrated by Duncan, Tracy
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Adventure Stories
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Australian
Number of Pages 96
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 7mm
Weight 94g
Interest Age 7-9 years
Reading Age 7-9 years
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.3
Catalogue Code 498300

Description of this Book

Three short stories told in rhyming verse. Banish those gremlins! Ghosts on the go! Deadly detectives, O. Wild and co. Always up for anything, Ophelia Wild and sidekick Albert expand their secret service agency to tackle zombies and monsters...with some surprise results.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Great stories for newly independent readers. * The School Library - New Zealand Book Council * ...Elena de Roo's rhyming verse stories are dramatic and exciting with each page, complemented by Tracy Duncan's dark and scary illustrations. These junior novels suited for readers from 7-9 years are a great introduction to narrative poetry. * Read Plus *

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Author's Bio

Elena de Roo is an Auckland children's writer and poet. Her first book, The Rain Train, was illustrated by Brian Lovelock. This was followed by the Ophelia Wild series, illustrated by Tracy Duncan. The Name at the End of the Ladder, a junior fiction fantasy novel, will be released in 2014 from Walker Books Australia. Tracy Duncan lives in Nelson, New Zealand. She has written and/or illustrated several picture books, and her fine art is regularly exhibited. Several of her books have been Storylines Notable Picture Books.

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