Crime, magic and thrills: Win this perfect page-turner for children 9+
Rita Wong and the Jade Mask by Mark Jones is a breakneck detective story set in a landscape studded with danger, the unexpected, lots of chocolate doughnuts, and lashings of humour.
Image from the book jacket of Rita Wong and the Jade Mask by Mark Jones
Rita Wong leads an ordinary existence sipping hot chocolate in Morecambe until one winter morning a dragon called Lester Thyme crosses her path. He takes her to Neon City where the streets are dark with magic, crime, werewolves and vampires. In this murky world, Lester and Rita become detectives for hire...
This rollercoaster ride of a book combines the atmosphere of classic hard-boiled crime thrillers with plenty of laughs, secretive magic and fantastical characters.
Can you help Rita Wong crack the case? Enter the competition below before the closing date of 11pm on Monday 8 November to win one of five copies of this book, which will have young readers turning the pages in excitement and hunting for clues.