The Color of Bee Larkham's Murder

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Product Details

Price
$17.99
Publisher
Atria Books
Publish Date
Pages
368
Dimensions
5.2 X 7.9 X 0.9 inches | 0.6 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781501187902

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About the Author

Sarah J. Harris is an author and freelance education journalist who regularly writes for national British newspapers. She is the author of the young adult series Jessica Cole: Model Spy, written under her pen name, Sarah Sky. She lives in London with her husband and two young children. The Color of Bee Larkham's Murder is her first adult novel.

Reviews

Funny and tragic and brave... a beautiful, original novel.--Sarah Pinborough, New York Times bestselling author of Behind Her Eyes
I've never read anything like this. Completely original, and impossible to predict. I loved this book.
--Benjamin Ludwig, author of Ginny Moon
An original novel: poignant, engaging, at times suspenseful and even comic. It takes real skill to create a consistently credible child narrator, but I believed in 13-year-old Jasper and his confounding world. A triumph.--Sarah Vaughan, author of Anatomy of a Scandal
Jasper--whose world is both more colorful and more frightening than ours--is a character who will stay with me for some time. Harris has written a literary page turner that utterly captivated me. A stunning debut.--Cass Green, bestselling author of The Woman Next Door and In a Cottage in a Wood
I found myself not just drawn but expertly daubed in to Jasper's world, with its splattered sense of morals and innocence.--James Hannah, author of The A-Z of You and Me
In this fantastic debut, Harris enters the technicolor mind of 13-year-old Jasper Wishart... Readers enamored of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and The Rosie Project will delight in Harris's sparkling novel.--Publishers Weekly, starred review
A compelling and emotionally charged mystery that warrants comparisons to Mark Haddon's The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.--Library Journal
"Sarah J. Harris has written an insightful character study with a terrific mystery alongside. Or maybe it's a terrific mystery chaperoned by a compelling, heartbreaking, insightful narrator. Take your pick. Either way, it's a great story, hard to put down and beautifully told."--Laurie Frankel, author of This Is How It Always Is