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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User Review  - AltheaAnn - LibraryThing

This is the 2nd of Pullman's books about Sally Lockhart, Financial Analyst, feisty Victorian spitfire, and proto-feminist. A client arrives at Sally's door. She's followed Sally's financial advice ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tanya-dogearedcopy - LibraryThing

The Smoke in the North Sally Lockhart mystery, Book #2 By Philip Pullman; narrated by Anton Lesser Sally is six years older than she was in The Ruby in the Smoke and now a twenty-two year old ... Read full review


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

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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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