Kensy and Max 1: Breaking News

Paperback / softback

Main Details

Title Kensy and Max 1: Breaking News
Authors and Contributors      By (author)   Jacqueline Harvey
Physical Properties
Format:Paperback / softback
Pages:336
Dimensions(mm): Height 198,Width 129
CategoriesGeneral fiction
ISBN 9780143780656
Audience
Children / Juvenile

Publishing Details

Publisher Random House Australia
Imprint Random House Australia Children's Books
Publication Date 26 February 2018
NZ Release Date 26 February 2018
Publication Country Australia

Description

What would you do if you woke up in a strange place? If your whole life changed in the blink of an eye and you had no idea what was going on? Twins Kensy and Max Grey's lives are turned upside down when they are whisked off to London, and discover their parents are missing. As the situation unfolds, so many things don't add up- their strange new school, the bizarre grannies on their street, the coded messages they keep finding and the feeling that, all around them, adults are keeping secrets . . . Things can never go back to the way they were, but the twins are determined to uncover the truth!

Author Biography

Jacqueline Harvey worked in schools for many years but has had a passion for storytelling since she was a child. She is the author of the popular Alice-Miranda and Clementine Rose series, which have sold over one million copies in Australia alone. Her books have received numerous short-listings and awards while her picture book, The Sound of the Sea, was a CBCA Honour Book. Jacqueline speaks to thousands of young people at schools and festivals around the world, and says the characters in her books are often made up of the best bits of children she's met over the years. While she is not a twin, like Kensy and Max she does have excellent powers of observation and has always thought she'd make a great spy. Jacqueline lives in Sydney and is currently working on more Kensy and Max and Alice-Miranda adventures, and some exciting new projects too.