Secrets whispered up a chimney, a golden locket with a broken chain, murder in the streets of London, and suddenly young Barnacle is plunged into a terrifying mystery. With the sinister InspectorCreaker on his tail, Barnacle has no choice but to run, and hide, and run again.
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"Not only a swift thriller . . . but a rich comedy . . . and great fun" ( Guardian)Book Description:
A thrilling tale of deceit, espionage and murder from Leon Garfield.
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Book Description Puffin, 1988. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140320709