The Guggenheim Mystery
Robin Stevens, Siobhan Dowd
- First edition
- First printing
- Signed by the author
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My name is Ted Spark. I am 12 years and 281 days old. I have seven friends.
Three months ago, I solved the mystery of how my cousin Salim disappeared from a pod on the London Eye.
This is the story of my second mystery.
This summer, I went on holiday to New York, to visit Aunt Gloria and Salim. While I was there, a painting was stolen from the Guggenheim Museum, where Aunt Gloria works.
Everyone was very worried and upset. I did not see what the problem was. I do not see the point of paintings, even if they are worth £9.8 million. Perhaps that’s because of my very unusual brain, which works on a different operating system to everyone else’s.
But then Aunt Gloria was blamed for the theft – and Aunt Gloria is family. And I realised just how important it was to find the painting, and discover who really had taken it.
Ted Spark is a child detective created by Siobhan Dowd and introduced to us in the classic children’s novel – The London Eye Mystery. Tragically Siobhan Dowd passed away before having the opportunity to give the much loved character another mystery. Robin Stevens has used her great talent to revive the character in this fantastic sequel.