Girl Detective (Friday Barnes #1)

Author(s): R. A. Spratt; Phil Gosier (Illustrator)

Early Chapter Books

When Friday Barnes solves a bank robbery, she uses the reward money to send herself to Highcrest Academy, the most exclusive boarding school in the country--and discovers it's a hotbed of crime


Soon she's investigating everything from disappearing homework to the terrifying Yeti haunting the school swamp. But the biggest mystery yet is Ian Wainscott, the handsomest (and most arrogant) boy in school who inexplicably hates her. Will the homework be found? Can they ever track down the Yeti? And why is Ian out to ruin her?


With black-and-white art throughout, Friday Barnes, Girl Detective by R. A. Spratt is the launch of a smart and exciting new mystery series


Product Information

R. A. Spratt is an award-winning comedy writer with thirteen years' experience in the television industry. She lives in Sydney with her husband and two daughters. Unlike Nanny Piggins, she has never willingly been blasted out of a cannon.

General Fields

  • : 9781742759623
  • : Random House Australia
  • : Children's
  • : July 2014
  • : 197mm X 130mm X 17mm
  • : Australia
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : R. A. Spratt; Phil Gosier (Illustrator)
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : Phil Gosier
  • : en
  • : [Fic]
  • : Children's - Grade 2-3, Age 7-8
  • : 256