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Violet and the Pearl of the Orient (#1)

Violet and the Pearl of the Orient (#1)

Author: Harriet Whitehorn
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Meet Violet Remy-Robinson, an amateur Sherlock Holmes in the making...When a new family move in next door, Violet is sure there's something strange about them. Then her eccentric, but lovely neighbour, Dee Dee Derota, has a precious jewel stolen. Could the new family be to blame? Violet is on the case to uncover the truth...With a beautiful hardback package complete with two colour illustrations throughout by emerging talent, Becka Moore, everyone is bound to fall in love with Violet and the colourful characters that make up her world. Perfect for fans of Dixie O'Day, Ottoline, Goth Girl and Darcy Burdock.
Shortlisted for Waterstones Children's Book Prize: Fiction 5 - 12 Category 2015.
Author description

Harriet Whitehorn grew up in London, where she still lives with her husband and three daughters. She has studied at Reading University, the Architectural Association and The Victoria and Albert Museum and has always worked in building conservation. She currently works for English Heritage. Violet and the Pearl of the Orient is her first novel. Becka Moor studied Illustration for Children's Publishing in the North of Wales at Glyndwr University. She has since moved back home to Manchester where she works under the strict supervision of two very mischievous cats, doodling away and drinking far too much coffee.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781471118951
  • : Simon Schuster Ltd
  • : Simon Schuster Childrens Books
  • : March 2015
  • : 178mm X 126mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : April 2015
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 192
  • : Becka Moor
  • : Harriet Whitehorn
  • : Two-colour
  • : 823.92