The Highland Falcon Thief: Adventures on Trains M.G. Leonard (author), Sam Sedgman (author), Elisa Paganelli (illustrator)
From the mercurial pen of the author of Beetle Boy comes a high-speed, rip-roaring yarn of mystery and adventure set on the last journey of the royal train, The Highland Falcon. Twists, turns, clues and secrets abound as Harrison Beck and his travel-writer Uncle Nat attempt to thwart the theft of a priceless brooch. With carriages full of richly drawn suspects and a meticulously constructed plot, M.G. Leonard and Sam Sedgman's wildly entertaining novel delivers laughs, shocks and cliffhangers aplenty. Features exclusive artwork by Elisa Paganelli.
Adventures on Trains is a major mystery series from the prize-winning M.G. Leonard and Sam Sedgman. First stop, The Highland Falcon Thief, a breathless train journey full of deceptions, puzzles and clues to solve.
Harrison Beck is reluctantly joining his travel-writer Uncle Nat for the last journey of the royal train, The Highland Falcon. But as the train makes its way to Scotland, a priceless brooch goes missing, and things are suddenly a lot more interesting. As suspicions and accusations run high among the passengers, Harrison begins to investigate and uncovers a few surprises along the way. Can he solve the mystery of the jewel thief and catch the culprit before they reach the end of the line?
Hear whispers in the dining car, find notes in the library, and unknown passengers among the luggage as you help Harrison to solve the mystery aboard one of the world's grandest trains. Fast-paced and packed with illustrations and clues, Adventures on Trains is a stop you won't want to miss!
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Number of pages: 256
Weight: 288 g
Dimensions: 197 x 130 x 24 mm