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Shadow Beast

The Invisible Detective’s second incredible investigation
Publication Date: June 2nd 2003

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History repeats itself
London, today: : Arthur Drake is beginning to understand how he is linked to the boy who wrote the Invisible Detective’s casebook over eighty years ago. But there’s no time to investigate further – a monster is loose in London, and Arthur must get help from the past …

A deadly puzzle
London, 1936: Whatever your problem, the Invisible Detective can find the answer. He is a mystery, an enigma. In fact, the truth about the Invisible Detective is known by only four children – the ones who created him. Meg can spot if you’re lying. Jonny can run faster than anyone. Flinch can squeeze through the smallest of gaps. And Art… he’s their leader.

How can a daring bank robbery be linked to a missing cat? Why are the local rats overrunning houses and attacking people? Where will the trail of discarded bank notes lead? It seems that only the Invisible Detective can discover the answers as the kids hunt for the robbers – and track down a monster…

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