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ISBN10: 0385344023
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dyoung, January 30, 2013 (view all comments by dyoung)
Bradley is brilliant. I am addicted to Flavia de Luce novels. Can't wait to read the next one.
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Smedette, January 1, 2013 (view all comments by Smedette)
I purchased this not realizing it was part of a series. However, reading them in order is not necessarily a requirement (I didn't feel lost regarding character back stories, etc).

Flavia is delightful and I really enjoyed this book. She is clever and made me smile; wonderful role model for young readers.

The story did not drag and I look forward to reading the other books in the series.
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sharrona, October 25, 2012 (view all comments by sharrona)
Flavia and I, both post-WWII Baby Boomers, have little else in common. Yet I love reading the stories and puzzling things out along with her. Sometimes I understand things she doesn't, but often it's the other way 'round. Usually the words "charming" and "cozy" are enough to turn me away from a potential book, but both apply here, in their best aspects.
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ISBN:
9780385344029
Author:
Bradley, Alan
Publisher:
Bantam
Author:
Bradley, Alan
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - General
Subject:
Mystery-A to Z
Subject:
mystery;england;fiction;christmas;flavia de luce;chemistry;1950s;murder;historical fiction;crime;british;historical;actors;detective;amateur detective;movies;ya;cozy;canadian;murder mystery;mysteries;uk;humor;cozy mystery;historical mystery;young adult;ac
Subject:
mystery;england;fiction;christmas;flavia de luce;chemistry;1950s;murder;historical fiction;crime;british;historical;actors;detective;amateur detective;movies;ya;cozy;canadian;murder mystery;mysteries;uk;humor;cozy mystery;historical mystery;young adult;ac
Subject:
mystery;england;fiction;christmas;flavia de luce;chemistry;1950s;murder;historical fiction;crime;british;historical;actors;detective;amateur detective;movies;ya;cozy;canadian;murder mystery;mysteries;uk;humor;cozy mystery;historical mystery;young adult;ac
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Flavia de Luce
Publication Date:
20121031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8 x 5.17 x 0.74 in 0.53 lb

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Product details 336 pages Bantam - English 9780385344029 Reviews:
"Review" by , "If ever there was a sleuth who’s bold, brilliant, and yes, adorable, it’s Flavia de Luce."
"Review" by , "[Alan] Bradley has created one of the most original, charming, devilishly creative and hilarious detectives of any age or any time."
"Review" by , "[Flavia is] the most intrepid and charming adolescent chemist/detective/busybody in all of rural, post–World War II England."
"Review" by , "Quirky and delightful...Flavia is a classic literary character who manages to appeal to both young and old readers equally."
"Review" by , "Bradley’s plot twists and turns delightfully."
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