The Hunt for the Magic Detective Suitcase (Vol. 3): The Thief in the Chicken Suit

Die Jagd nach dem magischen Detektivkoffer, Band 3: Hühnerdieb gesucht!

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  • Similar concept to the successful ‘Black Hand Gang', but for beginner readers! Bursting with amusing illustrations, hidden clues and fun protagonists

  • The successful ‘Black Hand Gang’ concept for early readers!
  • Features many picture puzzles for interactive reading fun
  • Fun illustrations and protagonists
100 pp 7 years + 14,7 x 21,5 cm EUR 9.99 January 2021 Hardcover 978-3-473-46036-6


A mysterious thief in a chicken suit is causing trouble. But why would he only steal a cheap vase from the flea market? The twins are scratching their heads. They track the thief with the help of the objects from the magic suitcase. It turns out that the vase contained hidden diamonds. And the villains Pan and Lid are also after the vase and its valuable contents.

About the Series

A mysterious suitcase takes centre stage in Cally Stronk's new series for beginner readers. The suitcase contains everything a good detective needs: a magnifying glass, a map and much more besides. It soon turns out that the suitcase's contents have magical powers! And there is a clumsy pair of villains who are trying to get their hands on it too...

The Author

Cally Stronk loves to light up children’s eyes with her stories and her ukulele. She lives in Berlin and her favorite place is her small balcony, where she has planted beautiful flowers and herbs. That is where she finds inspiration for new stories.

The Illustrator

Illustrator Patrick Fix worked as a comic and cartoon artist before starting his own advertising agency. He has exclusively illustrated children and young adult media for a number of years now. When he’s not drawing, Patrick Fix loves spending his time hiking or cycling out in nature. In his imagery, he aims to pass on his passion for nature to children. And he’s happy when both children and parents keep discovering new nuances in his images. He lives in Freiberg am Neckar with his family.

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