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The Third Pig Detective Agency

Author: Bob Burke
Publisher: London : Friday Project, 2009.
Series: Third pig detective agency.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When hardboiled detective Harry Pigg is hired to track down a missing lamp for a dodgy local businessman named Aladdin, Harry becomes embroiled in a much larger case, encountering various fairy tale characters along the way.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Children's stories
Characters in literature
Fairy tales
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Children's fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Burke
ISBN: 9781906321758 1906321752
OCLC Number: 276649045
Description: vii, 152 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Contents: A new client --
Come blow your horn --
On the case --
It's off to work we go! --
If you go down to the woods today --
The gift of the gab --
In the white room --
A brief interlude in which Harry doesn't get threatened or beaten up by anyone --
Flushed with success --
Anyone for pizza? --
I have a cunning plan! --
A gripping finale --
Exposition, Basili.
Series Title: Third pig detective agency.
Responsibility: Bob Burke.
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