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Certain death

Certain death

Landman, Tanya

When the circus comes to town, Poppy Fields and her best friend, Graham, soon discover that the 'certain death' promised on the posters is no joke. With one person dead and the circus performers still in grave danger, the pair will have to work fast to discover who's firing the shots

Book. English. Detective and mystery stories. Adventure. Fiction 9+. Children's stories.
Published London: Walker, 2010
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Statement of responsibility: Tanya Landman
ISBN: 1406323721, 9781406323726
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 120 p. ; 20 cm.
Series: Poppy Fields is on the case! ; 6
Subject: Fields, Poppy (Fictitious character) Juvenile fiction.; Murder Investigation Juvenile fiction.; Circus Juvenile fiction.
Series Title: Poppy Fields is on the case! ; 6.

Accelerated Reading

Book Level: 5
Interest Level: MY
Points: 3
Quiz Number: 217637

Author note

Tanya Landman runs Storybox Theatre, a touring puppet theatre for children, with her husband Rod Burnett. She is the author of the junior novel Waking Merlin (9781406302509) and its sequel Merlin's Apprentice (9781406302011); two novels about William Popidopolis, The World's Bellybutton (9781406300895) and The Kraken Snores (9781406307061); and a series for younger children, Flotsam and Jetsam (9781844281190), Flotsam and Jetsam and the Stormy Surprise (9781406302806) and Flotsam and Jetsam and the Grooof (9781406307054). She has also written two novels for teenagers, Apache (9781406303315) and The Goldsmith's Daughter (9781406307078). Tanya has two children and lives in Devon.

Back cover copy

Roll up, roll up!

My name is Poppy Fields. When the circus came to town, the posters promised certain death. This made Graham and I suspicious, and we were proved right when someone was killed in the ring. With the circus performers still in grave danger, we had to work fast to discover who was firing the shots...

Poppy Fields is on the case!