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Eye Spy

4.25  ·  Rating Details ·  4 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Over the course of ten days, the lives of thirteen-year-old Alex Macintyre and his twin sister Donna will change forever.

Alex and Donna live in the seaside town of Holcombe Bay with their father, a reclusive inventor, and their grandmother, a school dinner lady. When the twins set up Eye Spy Investigations in an attempt to earn some money, they become involved in the case
ebook, 100 pages
Published June 18th 2014 by Troubador Publishing Ltd (first published June 17th 2014)
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Aug 14, 2016 NovelBlogLover rated it really liked it
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For the offset I loved the twins; Alex and Donna and their quirky sibling relationship. I also liked their dad as a character he is loving but distant at times especially when he is working on his many inventions. I also liked the fact this book is very short at less than 150 pages long, making it quick and easy for readers of all levels.

It is a bit saddening that these children have a hard home life with a dead mother, and a sometimes absent father but they are also scared of their headmaster a
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Aug 27, 2016 Billy Buttons rated it really liked it
This book was entered and was a RED RIBBON WINNER in The Wishing Shelf Book Awards. This is what our readers thought:

Title: Eye Spy
Author: Tessa Buckley
Star Rating: 4 Stars
Number of Readers: 19
Editing: 8/10
Style: 9/10
Content: 8/10
Cover: 5/10
Of the 19 readers:
15 would read another book by this author.
3 thought the cover was good or excellent.
12 thought the pacing of the story was the best part.
7 thought the plot was the best part.
4 (all boys) felt the story was a bit slow in parts, particula
Jul 13, 2014 Priyanka rated it really liked it
Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

Genre: Realistic Fiction

Age Recommended: 12 and up

A funny book about twins who open a detective agency to earn money.

This book was an ARC, courtesy of NetGalley.

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Donna and Alex are twins. They live with their father and their grandmother, Nan. Their father is an inventor but he has never sold any of his work products. The family is quite poor because of this.

When Donna and Alex get into trouble for playing cards during th
Angela rated it it was amazing
Dec 17, 2015
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When I was a child I was always scribbling away: I’ve still got a huge collection of stories, plays and comics in the attic from that time. Then in my teens I got distracted by exams, boys, and my first job, and eventually the writing tailed off. I had a successful career in architecture and design, and it wasn’t until many years later, when my ten year old daughter complained that she couldn’t fi
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