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Emily Lime: Librarian Detective: The Book Case

Dave Shelton



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David Fickling
01 June 2019
Children's & Educational; Crime & mystery fiction (Children's&YA)
Daphne is off to St Ritas, an exclusive girls boarding school. But it turns out nothing is quite what you'd expect at St Ritasyou can't trust a padlock if the fourth graders are around, the floor has holes from cannonballs, the smell in the dining room is disgustingly foul, and Daphne discovers the librarian doesnt really exist.

But there is a librarians assistant, Emily Lime. And shes really a crime-solving genius, whos looking for a new assistant of her own. And booksmart Daphne is just the girl for the job, because mystery and intrigue are about to strike St Ritas and Emily Lime is going to need all the help she can get...
By:   Dave Shelton
Imprint:   David Fickling
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 178mm,  Width: 126mm, 
ISBN:   9781910989395
ISBN 10:   1910989398
Series:   Emily Lime - Librarian Detective
Pages:   360
Publication Date:   01 June 2019
Audience:   Children/juvenile ,  Children / Juvenile
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Born and raised in Leicester, Dave now lives in Cambridge with a brilliant woman, a beautiful girl, a bonkers dog and an inexcusable cat. He is the creator of the slapstick comedy noir comic strip Good Dog, Bad Dog, as seen in the DFC, the Guardian and the Phoenix. His debut prose novel for children, A Boy and a Bear in a Boat, which he also illustrated, was shortlisted for the Costa children's prize and the Carnegie medal, and won the Branford Boase award. He is fond of cake.

Reviews for Emily Lime: Librarian Detective: The Book Case

`Blends Enid Blyton's Malory Towers stories with a touch of Sherlock Holmes. Deliciously funny and a must for mystery fans' - The Week Junior

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