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Kids' book of the month

Our pick for February sees the return of Piotr, Minnie, Andrew, Flora and Sylvie in another thrilling adventure. Spooks and Scooters is the third book in The Marsh Road Mysteries series by the award-winning and much loved children’s author Elen Caldecott. 

Spooks and Scooters

Flora and Sylvie are going on the holiday of a lifetime with their dad. But – WHAT? – Dad cancels the trip only hours before the flight because – OH MY GOODNESS – someone has stolen precious blueprints of Dad's latest invention: an amazing new scooter. But who? And why? Time to call on the only five people who can possibly solve the crime!

Elen Caldecott’s books have received high acclaim and award recognition since she was first published in 2009. In the last five years she has been shortlisted for the Red House Children’s Book Award and the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize, been highly commended at the Sheffield Children’s Book Awards and won The Lennoxlove Author Award. Her books have been shortlisted for 30 different awards. Originally from Llangollen in Wales, Elen now lives in Bristol with her husband and their dog, Biff.

Spooks and Scooters is available online and from all good booksellers.