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We are delighted to present our new book trailer for Peril in Paris by Katherine Woodfine.

It’s 1911, and the young detectives of TAYLOR & ROSE are turning their talents to espionage.

Join Secret Agents Sophie and Lil on a brand new mystery from Katherine Woodfine, illustrated by Karl James Mountford.

Watch the new Peril in Paris trailer above or on YouTube.

Peril in Paris by Katherine Woodfine

This new standalone series 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 BUREAU, 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 published on 09 August 2018 – 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

Made by Egmont UK, with illustrations by Karl James Mountford and with thanks to James Taylor and Arcus Studios

Music: “Amazing Plan – Distressed” Kevin MacLeod (
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