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Product description

Need a genius detective who pulls no punches? Mystery solved. This tough-cookie sleuth makes Nancy Drew look like a crybaby. Want a code cracked? A cool head in a deadly crisis? A bunch of brilliant gadgets? Forget about James Bond. You need thirteen-year-old special agent Ruby Redfort and her sidekick butler, Hitch. This gutsy crime-buster doesn’t do sweet and nice. But she does scare criminals silly. Want to know more? Of course you do, bozo. So read her books!

  • Witty and thrilling crime capers by star author Lauren Child
  • A marvellous send-up of the hard-boiled detective genre
  • Lauren is the creator of Clarice Bean and Charlie & Lola
  • She has won the Smarties Prize and Red House Award

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Paperback

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New

Author/Illustrator

Lauren Child

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  1. BookWorm1214
    on 23 October 2015

    This is an amazing book about a normal girl, living in Twinford, who likes bubblegum. Believe it or not, she is a code cracker for one of the most intelligent agencies in the country..

    5out of 5
  2. 14ESW
    on 19 September 2015

    AWESOME!!!!ETC.