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Mariella Mystery: The Curse of the Pampered Poodle

ebook / ISBN-13: 9781444008951

Price: £4.99

The fourth novel from winner of the MacMillan Prize for Picture Book Illustration Kate Pankhurst. The perfect book for 7-9 yr olds who love funny stories with quirky illustrations like DIARY OF A WIMPY KID, the DORK DIARIES and CLARICE BEAN.

Mariella Mystery (That’s me!) – totally amazing girl detective, aged 9 and a bit. Is there really a cursed poodle terrorising the people of Puddleford? Mariella and the Mystery Girls are determined find out.

A funny, fresh new take on a detective story, packed with illustrations and top tips for budding detectives – perfect for fans of Clarice Bean and Dork Diaries.


The Curse of the Pampered Poodle is certain to delight young girls with its amusing storyline and lively artwork. Mariella fills the book with her case notes, random scribblings and excerpts from books and newspapers that have a bearing on her investigation, so there is always something exciting to look at on every page.