As chimney sweepers come to dust [electronic resource] : Flavia de Luce Mystery Series, Book 7. Alan Bradley.
- ISBN: 9780345539953 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Date Published: 2015.
|Summary, etc.:|| NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFlavia de Luce--"part Harriet the Spy, part Violet Baudelaire from Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events" (The New York Times Book Review)--takes her remarkable sleuthing prowess to the unexpectedly unsavory world of Canadian boarding schools in the captivating new mystery from New York Times bestselling author Alan Bradley.Banished! is how twelve-year-old Flavia de Luce laments her predicament, when her father and Aunt Felicity ship her off to Miss Bodycote's Female Academy, the boarding school that her mother, Harriet, once attended across the sea in Canada. The sun has not yet risen on Flavia's first day in captivity when a gift lands at her feet. Flavia being Flavia, a budding chemist and sleuth, that gift is a charred and mummified body, which tumbles out of a bedroom chimney. Now, while attending classes, making friends (and enemies), and assessing the school's stern headmistress and...
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Bantam, 2015. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2366 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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