The Shadow in the North

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Scholastic Canada, Limited, 2004 - Detective and mystery stories - 279 pages
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Six years after solving the mysteries surrounding the death of her father (in The Ruby in the Smoke), Sally Lockhart has set up her own consulting business. But her photographer friend, Fred Garland, has a habit of drawing her into his private detective work owing to her skill in both finances and firearms. When one of Sally's clients loses a large sum of money invested in a shipping firm and Fred encounters a conjurer on the lam from underworld thugs, the two begin to find links in these apparently disparate cases.

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Review: The Shadow in the North (Sally Lockhart #2)

User Review  - Kim Ryser - Goodreads

This book annoyed me in several ways. First of all, it is set six years after the first book and changes many things about the characters with no explanation. A character who was only interested in ... Read full review

Review: The Shadow in the North (Sally Lockhart #2)

User Review  - Bethany - Goodreads

Oddly, I actually prefered this book to the first one which is unusual in a series. I liked the fact that the characters have matured in this one and we learn more about them especially Jim- who i smy ... Read full review


Chapter Two The Wizard of the North
Chapter Three The Photographers
Chapter Four Nellie Budd

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About the author (2004)

Philip Pullman is a renowned author of works for young readers, and the winner of many awards, including the prestigious Whitbread Award for Best Book of the Year for The Amber Spyglass - the first time a children's author has won this coveted prize.

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