A Kalle Blomkvist Mystery: Living Dangerously
By Astrid Lindgren
Suitable for readers aged 9+ and fans of the Murder Most Unladylike series.
Kalle Blomkvist returns in another gripping middle-grade mystery from the internationally bestselling author of Pippi Longstocking.
Get your budding young detective on the case, and join Kalle Blomkvist and his friends for a summer of sleuthing as they solve real crime in their seemingly sleepy Swedish town. Can your young detective uncover what the evidence is pointing to?
To celebrate the return of the Master Detective, we’re giving away five copies of A Kalle Blomkvist Mystery: Living Dangerously! Throughout August, we are running a Mysterious Master Detective Trail competition on the Oxford Owl Facebook page, and, each week, we will be giving one follower the chance to win a copy of the book. To enter, follow us on Facebook, like our competition posts and submit your answer to the corresponding puzzle in the comments.
If you manage to solve all five puzzles, you will also be in with a chance of winning a copy of A Kalle Blomkvist Mystery: Master Detective – book 1 in the classic detective series.
Entry closes at 11.59pm on Wednesday 31st August 2017.
About the book
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It’s one year on since Master Detective Kalle Blomkvist solved the case of the great jewel robbery, and once again his sleepy little town is shaken by a dreadful crime. Mysterious circumstances surround the discovery of a dead body, and super sleuth Kalle must use all of his cunning to solve his first ever murder case.
- Read an extract from the book
- Learn to speak Kalle’s secret Robber Language
- Kalle’s rules for dealing with a highly mysterious person
A super sleuth like Kalle Blomkvist is always looking for the next case to crack. So when a mysterious stranger arrives in town he finds the perfect excuse to start an investigation, one that will draw him and his friends into a thrilling case of theft and deception.
When Nancy Parker gets her first position as a housemaid to Mrs Bryce, it’s not exactly her dream job – she’d rather be out solving mysteries. But she soon discovers there are plenty of suspicious occurrences going on beneath her very nose . . . Time for Nancy to set to work not just with her mop but also with her Theory of Detection!
Now a major animated TV series from Studio Ghibli! Ronia, the daughter of a robber who lives in a great fortress in an enchanted wood, causes mayhem by befriending the son of her father’s sworn enemy. Together Ronia and Birk explore the magical forest, until one day they find they might actually have to survive in it . . .