Black Cats and Butlers (Rose Raventhorpe Investigates #1)

Author(s): Janine Beacham

Children's Fiction

The Clockwork Sparrow meets Downton Abbey Rose Raventhorpe loves nothing more than wandering around Yorke with her beloved butler, Argyle, listening to the stories he tells about the city. So when Argyle is murdered - the third butler to be stabbed in a week - Rose knows she must find out what really happened. Rose's investigation leads her on a journey into a hidden world of grave robbers and duelling butlers, flamboyant magicians and the city's ancient feline guardians. Knives aren't just for cutting cucumber sandwiches, you know ...


Product Information

This stunning debut by Australian author Janine Beacham is definitely one for the curious, who love stories that are a little dark and a little different Read it Daddy

A former journalist, Janine Beacham has written all her life. She has always loved fairy tales and fantasy, and as a child would make up games for her friends to play at school. Janine once entered a competition where the prize was a real-life butler - which partly inspired the secret society of butlers in the Rose Raventhorpe Investigates series. Janine lives in Western Australia with her family.

General Fields

  • : 9781510201286
  • : Hachette Children's Group
  • : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • : February 2017
  • : 198mm X 129mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : March 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 417
  • : 417
  • : Paperback
  • : Paperback
  • : 272
  • : 272
  • : Janine Beacham
  • : Janine Beacham
  • : Children's - Grade 4-6, Age 9-11
  • : Children's - Grade 4-6, Age 9-11
  • : 823.92
  • : 823.92
  • : en
  • : en