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Detective Gordon: The First Case

By Ulf Nilsson
Illustrated by Gitte Spee

A brilliant detective story by one of Sweden’s top children’s writers and illustrated in full colour throughout. A book to read alone or aloud!

Someone’s stealing nuts from the forest, and it’s up to Detective Gordon to catch the thief! Unfortunately, solving this crime means standing in the snow and waiting for a long time... If only he had an assistant – someone small, fast, and clever – to help solve this terrible case. Then Detective Gordon would be able to go back to doing what he’s best at: thinking, eating cakes, drinking tea, and stamping important papers. A brilliant detective story by one of Sweden’s top children’s writers and illustrated in full colour throughout. A book to read alone or aloud!

  • This much-loved chapter book has won numerous awards and accolades and been reprinted multiple times, selling around the world
  • A great chapter book for newly independent readers, full of character and humour
  • Humorous colour illustrations and a fun map of the forest

About the author

Ulf Nilsson is a celebrated Swedish children’s writer, who has written over twenty books for all ages.

About the illustrator

Gitte Spee graduated from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie, a renowned academy of fine art and design in the Netherlands. She now works in Amsterdam as a children’s book illustrator.

ISBN: 9781927271506
Imprint: Gecko Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: April 1, 2015
Dimensions: 147 x 210mm, 96pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $15.99
New Zealand RRP: $19.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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