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Review: The Mystery of the Clockwork Sparrow by Katherine Woodfine

Title: The Mystery of the Clockwork Sparrow Author: Katherine Woodfine
Series:  The Mystery of the Clockwork Sparrow, #2
Pages:  320
Publisher: Egmont
Date of Publication: 4th June, 2015
Source: Library
Synopsis from Goodreads:
You are cordially invited to attend the Grand Opening of Sinclair’s department store!

Enter a world of bonbons, hats, perfumes and MYSTERIES around every corner. WONDER at the daring theft of the priceless CLOCKWORK SPARROW! TREMBLE as the most DASTARDLY criminals in London enact their wicked plans! GASP as our bold heroines, Miss Sophie Taylor and Miss Lilian Rose, CRACK CODES, DEVOUR ICED BUNS and vow to bring the villians to justice…


My Thoughts:
I borrowed The Mystery of the Clockwork Sparrow from the library on a whim when I was pretty sure I didn't have time to read it but because it has the most gorgeous cover I couldn't resist.  I don't read that much middle grade, but some of my favourites are A Most Improper Magick by Stephanie Burgis, and Murder M…