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The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley

In The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie (2009), author Alan Bradley introduces readers to the charming and precocious eleven-year-old protagonist, Flavia de Luce. Set in 1950s England, this delightful first book in the Flavia de Luce series,  follows Flavia's amateur detective skills as she investigates a murder in her own backyard. With wit, intelligence, and a passion for chemistry, Flavia navigates the complexities of adult intrigue while uncovering family secrets and unmasking the true culprit. Bradley's vivid prose and intricate plot make this book a captivating read, and an entertaining audio book, blending the allure of a classic whodunit with the innocence and curiosity of youth. 

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