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Verity Sparks and the Scarlet Hand

By Susan Green

The next mystery in the award-winning Verity Sparks series.

Castlemaine, 1880. Verity is on holiday with Papa and her friends, but the fun soon comes to an end. A terrible crime has been committed. When Verity tries to investigate, her gift creates more mysteries than it solves. Why was a red glove left at the crime scene? Who is the ghostly woman following Verity? Is she connected to the kidnapping? Terrible secrets are being revealed. With her friends in danger, Verity needs all her courage and skill to solve the crime. But is that enough?

  • A fantastic new detective adventure story from Australian author, Susan Green
  • Verity Sparks is a likeable and charismatic character who young girls will love to read about
  • Well-researched, history fan Susan Green has brought Australia in the 1880s to life - be it a night at the opera in Melbourne or a shopping day in the gold rush town of Castlemaine.

About the author

Susan Green lives in the historic gold rush town of Castlemaine in Central Victoria with her husband, son and Gus the miniature schnauzer. She has been a teacher, radio producer, youth worker, cook and bookseller, but she knew she wanted to be a writer by the time she was eight years old. She has written many books for children and young adults. Verity Sparks and the Scarlet Hand is her third book with Walker Books.

ISBN: 9781922244895
Imprint: Walker Books Australia
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: July 1, 2015
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 336pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $17.99
New Zealand RRP: $19.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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