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Murder on the Safari Star: Adventures on Trains 3

$9.99

$9.99

Join Hal and Uncle Nat as they plunge straight into an exciting mystery – this time while on Safari!

All-aboard for the third amazing journey in the bestselling Adventures on Trains series from M. G. Leonard and Sam Sedgman, illustrated throughout by Elisa Paganelli.

Harrison Beck and his Uncle Nat are on the journey of a lifetime aboard the Safari Star – a luxurious steam train that will take them from Pretoria to the stunning Victoria Falls. Close encounters with the amazing animals and landscape of Southern Africa are adventure enough, but things get mysterious when a passenger is found dead inside a locked compartment. Is it just a terrible accident or is something more suspicious afoot? It’s up to train detective Hal and his new friend Winston to find out.


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Book Information

  • ISBN: 9781760985509
  • Format: eBook
  • Pub Date: 13/04/2021
  • Category: Children's, Teenage & educational / Transport (Children's / Teenage)
    Africa
    Children's, Teenage & educational / Crime & mystery fiction (Children's / Teenage)
    Children's, Teenage & educational / Adventure stories (Children's / Teenage)
    Junior Fiction / Junior
  • Imprint: Macmillan Children's Books
  • Price: $9.99

Join Hal and Uncle Nat as they plunge straight into an exciting mystery – this time while on Safari!

All-aboard for the third amazing journey in the bestselling Adventures on Trains series from M. G. Leonard and Sam Sedgman, illustrated throughout by Elisa Paganelli.

Harrison Beck and his Uncle Nat are on the journey of a lifetime aboard the Safari Star – a luxurious steam train that will take them from Pretoria to the stunning Victoria Falls. Close encounters with the amazing animals and landscape of Southern Africa are adventure enough, but things get mysterious when a passenger is found dead inside a locked compartment. Is it just a terrible accident or is something more suspicious afoot? It’s up to train detective Hal and his new friend Winston to find out.


'Like Murder on the Orient Express but better!' Frank Cottrell-Boyce on The Highland Falcon Thief

'A chuffing triumph' The Times on The Highland Falcon Thief

'A first class choo-choo-dunnit!' David Solomons on Kidnap on the California Comet

Author Information

M.G. Leonard is the internationally bestselling author of the Battle of the Beetles trilogy and the non-fiction companion, The Beetle Collector's Handbook. Beetle Boy won the Branford Boase award and has been translated into thirty-seven languages worldwide.

Sam Sedgman is a novelist, playwright and award-winning digital producer. His work has been performed internationally and shortlisted for the Courtyard Theatre award.

Elisa Paganelli was born in Italy and since childhood, hasn't been able to resist the smell of paper and pencils. She now collaborates as a freelance designer with publishers and advertising agencies all over the world.