From bestselling novelist Alexander McCall Smith comes an enthralling set of mysteries that would preserve younger readers guessing--and laughing--from the 1st clue to the final.
Harriet Bean loves not anything greater than a superb secret, and is often able to tackle a brand new case. whilst Harriet Bean's father mentions that he has 5 sisters--whom Harriet hasn't ever met--she is straight away intrigued. Harriet is decided to discover the whereabouts of her 5 misplaced aunts, yet with not anything greater than an unfinished kin portrait and some superseded clues, will she manage to find them? In The 5 misplaced Aunts of Harriet Bean, subscribe to Harriet in her seek to reunite her father together with his 5 misplaced sisters--Veronica, Harmonica, Majolica, Japonica, and Thessalonika.
In Harriet Bean and the League of Cheats, Harriet does not think carefully whilst her mind-reading detective aunts Japonica and Thessalonika enlist her support to capture a cheat on the racetrack. finally, Harriet is simply the correct measurement to head undercover as a jockey. but if the plan takes an unforeseen flip, Harriet unearths herself within the saddle!
In The Cowgirl Aunt of Harriet Bean, whilst Harriet discovers that she has yet another misplaced aunt--a cowgirl named Formica--she jumps on the likelihood to affix her detective aunts on a trip. Aunt Formica's ranch is being stricken by devious livestock rustlers, and she or he wishes Harriet's support to trace down the bandits and shop the ranch. however the Wild West contains hazards all its personal. . .