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Author of The Sinclair’s Mysteries Katherine Woodfine joins us to talk about her newest book and the world of Edwardian espionage in a very special author video, filmed by Authorfy.

Watch as Katherine Woodfine sets the scene for Peril in Paris, the first book her new standalone Taylor & Rose: Secret Agents series, illustrated by Karl James Mountford.

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Peril in Paris by Katherine Woodfine

Peril in Paris picks up in 1911 with the two heroines from Katherine Woodfine’s bestselling The Sinclair’s Mysteries, detectives Sophie Taylor and Lil Rose, who are stepping boldly into the world of international espionage.

On a case for the mysterious secret service, the daring Miss Sophie Taylor and Miss Lilian Rose must leave London for the boulevards and grand hotels of Paris.

But danger lurks beneath the bright lights of the city – and intrigue and murder lie in store.

As aeroplanes soar in the skies overhead, our heroines will need to put all their spy skills to the test to face the peril that awaits them…

Peril in Paris is available now – order your copy today!

About Katherine Woodfine

Portrait of Author Katherine WoodfineKatherine Woodfine is a true champion of children’s literature. Until 2015 she was Arts Project Manager for Booktrust, where she project-managed the Children’s Laureateship and YALC, the UK’s first Young Adult Literature Convention, curated by Malorie Blackman.

She is part of the founding team at Down the Rabbit Hole, a monthly show for Resonance FM discussing children’s literature. Katherine blogs at She lives in London.

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About the video

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