* "Enthusiastically, chaotically delightful." —Kirkus Reviews, starred review
This highly acclaimed, Edgar Award-winning series features twelve-year-old Myrtle Hardcastle, Amateur Detective, who has a passion for justice and a Highly Unconventional obsession with criminal science. Armed with her father's law books and her mum's microscope, Myrtle keeps abreast of the latest developments in crime scene analysis and Observes her neighbors in the quiet village of Swinburne, England (often to their chagrin). In this complete paperback set, Myrtle, her governess, and her precocious cat Peony take on swindlers, murderers, and the occasional ghost, earning Myrtle a place among the most daring amateur detectives of her time.
Join Myrtle as she puts her sparkling wit and nose for murder to the test in five thrilling investigations:
- Premeditated Myrtle
- How To Get Away With Myrtle
- Cold-Blooded Myrtle
- In Myrtle Peril
- Myrtle, Means, and Opportunity