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9781904442714

Chasing Vermeer

Chasing Vermeer

by Blue Balliett

Publisher Chicken House

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About the book

A stolen painting

A series of unexpected events

Two smart children Petra and Calder live in a neighbourhood where strange things have started to happen.

Seemingly unrelated events connect, a sharp old woman seeks their company - and a priceless Vermeer painting disappears.

Before they know it, the two children are caught up in an international art sensation where no one is above suspicion.

As puzzling clues draw Petra and Calder deeper into the mystery, they mustely on their intelligence, their powers of deduction, and a newly acquired knowledge of the artist Vermeer, to crack an art crime that has left everyone baffled.

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About the Author

Blue Balliett

Blue Balliett studied art history at Brown University. She and her family lived year-round on Nantucket Island for many years, and now live in Chicago, Illinois, where she taught at the University of Chicago Laboratory School for the past ten years.

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    All of our books that have a dust wrapper are covered in clear protective, removable film and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition.

  • Book Condition & Notes

    A very good copy. Some yellowing and foxing to the pages, with minor wear to the hardcover. Some dents to the corners. This book is located in our Brighton store, and may take longer for delivery.

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