Castle Rock Mystery Crew (The Jase Files: Book 1) (the laugh out loud, twisty mystery story for kids by amazing actress Vicky McClure!)

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Castle Rock Mystery Crew (The Jase Files: Book 1) (the laugh out loud, twisty mystery story for kids by amazing actress Vicky McClure!)

Castle Rock Mystery Crew (The Jase Files: Book 1) (the laugh out loud, twisty mystery story for kids by amazing actress Vicky McClure!)

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Although Jase now has to share a room with his brother Ross and his grandma has bad days when she doesn’t remember things, Jase is happy that his grandma lives with them because she used to be a police detective (having risen to the role of Chief Constable for Nottingham) and tells him awesome stories about all the criminals she’s found and had locked up. Otherwise, I’m afraid that although there is some good stuff here, I would rather give my time to a children’s author who wrote the book themselves and does not benefit from the marketing and publicity budget set aside for this. She is also the founder of Our Dementia Choir, which compassionately explores the impact of music therapy on those living with dementia.

What I also enjoyed, is that it was set in Skegness, a much loved holiday destination that I'm familiar with, so I can easily imagine myself there, the sights, sounds and smells(side note, I last went to Skegness in 2019, pre pandemic, and Jedward were the entertainment one night! I found it spellbinding and thoroughly enjoyable reading and a great way to get away from the everyday doom, gloom, despondency and despair of this techno-ridden age! Bogle John Connolly John Dickson Carr John Fairfax John Gribbin John Hendrix John Le Carré John Simpson Johny Pitts Jonathan Clegg Jonathan French Jonathan Marks Jonathan Portes Jonathan Stroud Jo Nesbo Joseph Coelho Josephine Dellow Josephine Tey Joseph Jebelli Joseph Knox Joseph Vogl Josh Ireland Joshua David Bellin Joshua Robinson Josie Rogers Jo Spain Judith Woolf Judy Apps Julia Green Julia Lee Juno Dawson Justina Ireland Justine Windsor K. L. Westgate Sacha Batthyany Sally Urwin Sam Friedman Sam Harper Sam Peters Sam Pizzigati Sam Ripley Sana Takeda Sandra Hempel Sarah Coyle Sarah Daykin Sarah Driver Sarah Epstein Sarah Goodreau Sarah Hagger-Holt Sarah Hilary Sarah Loulendo Sarah McIntyre Sarah Moore Fitzgerald Sarah Mussi Sarah Papworth Sarah Pinborough Sarah R.

McClure said: “It’s very important to me that The Castle Rock Mystery Crew will not just entertain but educate readers. This is a warm-hearted, page-turning mystery for young readers with an authentic and kind depiction of living with a relative with dementia at its centre. A very enjoyable read between myself and my son, similar to a classic famous five adventure, but with modern values and a great setting in a Skeggy caravan park.

A mystery story that's a modern-day Secret Seven for fans of Tom Fletcher's The Danger Gang and Marcus Rashford's The Breakfast Club Adventures.Vicky McClure’s adventure mystery for readers aged 9+ (written by Kim Curran and illustrated by Alan Brown and the first in a series) is well-meaning and sensitive in incorporating people with dementia within the story. Change country: -Select- Albania Algeria American Samoa Andorra Angola Anguilla Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Aruba Azerbaijan Republic Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bermuda Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Brazil British Virgin Islands Brunei Darussalam Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Islands Cayman Islands Central African Republic Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Cook Islands Costa Rica Cyprus Czech Republic Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) Democratic Republic of the Congo Denmark Djibouti Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Fiji Finland France French Guiana French Polynesia Gabon Republic Gambia Georgia Ghana Gibraltar Greece Greenland Grenada Guadeloupe Guam Guatemala Guernsey Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hong Kong Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jersey Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Liechtenstein Lithuania Luxembourg Macau Macedonia Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Marshall Islands Martinique Mauritania Mauritius Mayotte Mexico Micronesia Moldova Monaco Mongolia Montenegro Montserrat Morocco Mozambique Namibia Nepal Netherlands Netherlands Antilles New Caledonia New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria Niue Norway Oman Pakistan Palau Panama Papua New Guinea Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Puerto Rico Qatar Republic of Croatia Republic of the Congo Reunion Romania Rwanda Saint Helena Saint Kitts-Nevis Saint Lucia Saint Pierre and Miquelon Saint Vincent and the Grenadines San Marino Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Islands South Africa South Korea Spain Sri Lanka Suriname Swaziland Sweden Taiwan Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Togo Tonga Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Turks and Caicos Islands Tuvalu Uganda United Arab Emirates United Kingdom Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Vatican City State Venezuela Vietnam Virgin Islands (U.

Scholastic UK has signed the debut children’s book from BAFTA award-winning actor and producer Vicky McClure, best known for her roles as DI Kate Fleming in BBC’s “Line of Duty”, Lol in Shane Meadows’ “This Is England” and Lana Washington in “Trigger Point”. As people grow more suspicious of each other, tensions start to mount and when a pair of stolen earrings are found outside Harri’s window, Mr Collins (the park manager) suspects the Crew of being responsible and threatens to throw them and their families out of the park and ban them for life! Kids, I wasn't a strong reader when i was young; even now I'm not the most confident reader but here's what I've learnt: go at your own pace, one word at a time, one day at a time, do it your way and with style.

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The Castle Rock Mystery Crew is an exciting mystery story, set in Skegness over the summer holidays. The kids can go on and try to solve the crime, there’s a real great plot that runs throughout it, but also it is just about having a nice time. Inspiration for the story comes from my work with ‘Our Dementia Choir’ and ‘Line of Duty’, my favourite film ‘Stand By Me’, and my own childhood holidays in ‘Skeggy’! He’s sure it’ll be a boring few weeks, but then he teams up with a new crew of friends to uncover who is behind some mysterious thefts. This book should give Curran co-billing and I find it very disappointing that McClure has not done this (although I do give her credit for singling Curran out for thanks in the Author’s Note at the back).Nana Rose was a detective in the Nottinghamshire police and she's always talked to Jase about the police and her cases. Also the Line-Of Duty side of my life now is great and it’s got that element of mystery in it and adventure. year-old Jase is spending the summer holidays at the Castle Rock Caravan Park with his auntie and grandma, who has dementia. Our Book of the Month for age 9+ is Castle Rock Mystery Crew, the first laugh-out-loud mystery from actress and dementia campaigner Vicky McClure! However, the finger of blame has started pointing at the children – they must find the true culprit to clear their names and see justice done!

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