Book Review: The Pleasantville Junior Detective Agency

The Pleasantville Junior Detective Agency by Johnny Cooper is a delightful mystery read for young children that introduces them to the pleasures of reading as an art form. I was asked by the author to give an honest review, to which I agreed because I’m currently working on a crime novel myself with a pair of young teenagers who find themselves in deep trouble because of their own crime investigations. So I was curious to see how the author shaped his narrative and developed the character of his young detective. Perry Winkle – right off the bat with the...

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