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Book 4 in Juliet Jacka's addictive new Frankie Potts series for readers ages 7-10.

Book 4 in Juliet Jacka's addictive new Frankie Potts series for readers ages 7-10.


Meet Frankie Potts, the village of Tring's number one girl detective. She has flaming red hair, a questioning mind and a very clever dog named Sparkplug. And she is REALLY good at solving mysteries.


A band of dancers with bells and blue painted faces have come to Tring, and Frankie can smell a mystery. Who are these Wicked Wolves? How come Grandma M knows them, and wants to pick a fight with them?


Meanwhile, Tinkerbell and Sparkplug's seven adorable puppies are causing chaos at Frankie's house. Grandma M is planning to give away four of them, and Frankie and Mac must make sure that they go to good homes. Ralph Peter-McGee, Frankie's arch-enemy, seems to have his eye on her favourite pup Kettle Thomson. Can Frankie stop Kettle going to the wrong home? And why are those Wicked Wolves sniffing around the puppies?


The Inaugural Tring Talent Contest is rapidly approaching, and Frankie has some serious detecting to do. But maybe not all the clues are quite as they seem ...

Reviews

... gentle uncluttered plots and strong, likeable characters were the real appeal ... Plot-wise they are bizarre enough to intrigue and simple enough to remember ... A winner, at least in our household.

Tim Gruar, The Reader, Booksellers New Zealand Blog

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780143770459

    January 30, 2017

    Puffin (NZ Juvenile)

    112 pages

    RRP $11.99

    Online retailers

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    • Mighty Ape
    • Paper Plus
    • The Warehouse
    • Whitcoulls
    • The Nile
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  • EBook

    9780143770466

    January 30, 2017

    Penguin eBooks (NZ Juvenile)

    112 pages

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    • iBooks NZ
    • Amazon Kindle
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    • Kobo
    • Booktopia NZ
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Also by Juliet Jacka

Frankie Potts and the Postcard Puzzle
Frankie Potts and the Sparkplug Mysteries
Frankie Potts and the Bikini Burglar

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