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Author Masson, Sophie, 1959- author

Title The Phar Lap mystery : [the diary of Sally Fielding, Sydney, 1931-1932] / Sophie Masson
Edition First edition
Published Gosford, N.S.W. : Scholastic Australia, 2010


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Description 236 pages. : illustrations ; 20 cm
regular print
Series My Australian story
My Australian story
Summary Sally's dad is a private detective, and he's just been offered the case of a lifetime - investigating who tried to shoot Phar Lap before the 1930 Melbourne Cup. Helping her dad investigate, Sally begins to feel a sense of mounting dread as Phar Lap goes from victory to victory - and collects some dangerous enemies.
Notes N.S.W. Premier's Reading Challenge 5-6
Audience For children
Subject Phar Lap (Race horse), 1926-1932 -- Fiction.
Phar Lap (Race horse), 1926-1932 -- Juvenile fiction.
Phar Lap (Race horse), 1926-1932 -- Fiction.
Children's stories.
Horse racing -- Australia -- 1930s -- Juvenile fiction
Premier's Reading Challenge -- Year 5 - Year 6
Diary fiction.
Horse racing -- Fiction.
Mystery and detective stories.
Australia -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery fiction.
ISBN 9781741697278 (paperback)
Other Titles Diary of Sally Fielding, Sydney, 1931-1932