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The secret diary of Jane Pinny: Victorian house maid (and accidental detective)

The secret diary of Jane Pinny: Victorian house maid (and accidental detective)

Ardagh, Philip, author; Littler, Jamie, illustrator; National Trust (Great Britain), associated with work

Jane Pinny has moved to the very grand Lytton House to be a Maid Of All Work. And being a Maid Of All Work means that she has to do - well, ALL the work, obviously! Cleaning, dusting, scrubbing, washing - there's SO much to do in a Victorian country house. But when a priceless jade necklace belonging to the lady of the house disappears, Jane turns accidental detective (with the help of her best friend, a pigeon called Plump) - can she solve the mystery of the missing jewels before it's too late?

Paperback, Book. English. Humorous stories. Humorous. Diary fiction. Children's stories. Historical. Historical fiction. Fiction 7+.
Published London: Nosy Crow, 2017
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Philip Ardagh ; illustrated by Jamie Littler
ISBN: 085763903X, 9780857639035
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Note: Published in partnership with the National Trust.
Physical Description: 177 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm
Subject: Great Britain History Victoria, 1837-1901 Juvenile fiction.