Mariah Mundi and the Ghost Diamonds

GP Taylor

Mariah Mundi and the Ghost Diamonds

There is never a dull moment for Mariah Mundi living in the Prince Regent Hotel. But catastrophe strikes when three eminent visitors spontaneously combust at a hotel party. Just a freak of nature or a cleverly plotted murder? When hotel owner Captain Charity is arrested on suspicion of murder, Mariah Mundi and his friend Sacha must find the truth urgently to save both the Captain and the hotel. Could the answer lie in the mythical Ghost Diamonds? 3.0 out of 5 based on 1 reviews
Mariah Mundi and the Ghost Diamonds

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Classification Fiction
Genre Children's & Teenage
Format Hardback
Pages 336
RRP £9.99
Date of Publication December 2007
ISBN 978-0571226467
Publisher Faber Children's
 

There is never a dull moment for Mariah Mundi living in the Prince Regent Hotel. But catastrophe strikes when three eminent visitors spontaneously combust at a hotel party. Just a freak of nature or a cleverly plotted murder? When hotel owner Captain Charity is arrested on suspicion of murder, Mariah Mundi and his friend Sacha must find the truth urgently to save both the Captain and the hotel. Could the answer lie in the mythical Ghost Diamonds?

Recommended for ages 8+.

Reviews

The Daily Telegraph

Toby Clements

Taylor's strengths are his expansive gothic imagination and startling imagery, but he sometimes gets overwrought (a dancer "rolls on the floor like a Chicago moll", which adds nothing but confusion).

11/10/2008

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