Frozen adventure! Read an extract from Kensy and Max 6: Full Speed by Jacqueline Harvey

Frozen adventure! Read an extract from Kensy and Max 6: Full Speed by Jacqueline Harvey

‘Kensington, may I see you for a moment please?’ Mrs Vanden Boom asked loudly as the children streamed out of the lab into the corridor. Kensy looked at her best friend, Autumn.
‘Uh oh,’ she murmured. Autumn raised her eyebrows as she retired the red ribbon at the end of one of her long black plaits. ‘Any idea what that’s about?’ Kensy shook her head. ‘No. I haven’t destroyed anything this week – at least nothing obvious.’
Autumn grinned. ‘I’ll see you upstairs,’ she said. ‘Remember we’ve got Reff’s history excursion to the Houses of Parliament leaving straight after morning tea, so try not to be too long.’
‘Thrilling,’ Kensy said, deadpan as she turned to walk back to where the teacher was standing at the front of the room.
‘Is something the matter, Mrs Vanden Boom?’ Kensy asked. She thought she might as well just come out and ask…

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      Synopsis

      What do you do when your instincts and obligations pull you in opposite directions? When there are multiple leads, which one do you follow?After a school excursion goes horribly wrong, Kensy and Max are left with a sneaking suspicion that the incident was no accident. But there’s no time for investigation as the twins are whisked away to Switzerland on a fully sanctioned Pharos mission.Upon landing in Zermatt, Kensy and Max are tasked with infiltrating the Van Leer family. Strange as the Van Leers are, proof of their misdeeds is scarce. And when a surprising figure appears in the ski town, it seems there is more than one mystery to solve. Kensy and Max are on a mission for justice and won’t stop until it’s served.
      Jacqueline Harvey
      About the author

      Jacqueline Harvey

      Jacqueline Harvey's bestselling Alice-Miranda series began as an idea for a picture book but it soon became apparent that this perpetually positive seven-and-a-quarter-year-old had a lot more to say.The series has been sold to the United States, United Kingdom, Indonesia and Turkey and has been shortlisted for children's book awards in Australia.Her first and only picture book, The Sound of the Sea was an Honour Book in the 2006 Children's Book Council Awards.Jacqueline has spent most of her working life teaching in girls' boarding schools and has been a Deputy Head and Director of Development. She is passionate about improving educational outcomes for Indigenous students.Jacqueline lives in Sydney with her husband Ian and is currently working on more Alice-Miranda and Clementine Rose adventures. 

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