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Friday, January 1, 2010

THE SWEETNESS AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PIE by C. Alan Bradley

When she discovers a corpse in her family estate’s garden and her father is accused of murder, precocious eleven-year-old Flavia de Luce---who has a passion for chemistry and poison—takes it upon herself to solve the mystery.
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4 comments:

Lindsay Kay Beardall said...

This book is engaging, darling, and fun. I can't wait to read the next installment!

kursenbach said...

This was such a fun read, I totally enjoyed it.

Audrey Hammer said...

The characters here were very interesting with a coloful writing style. I knew the killer the minute he appeared, but the main mystery is about events in the past. It took me a while to get into this, but then it was a pretty easy read.

Angi said...

I really liked this book. Your daughters should read it.