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Marian Orlon

Marian Orlon

  • 3 stars across 3 books
Marian Orlon (1932-1990) worked as a teacher, and then a librarian while pursuing an extremely successful career as a children's writer. His subtle sense of humour and exciting plots made the stories in his Detective Nosegoode series bestsellers in Poland. His books have now been translated into six languages. In 1981 he was given Poland's highest literary honour, the Council of Ministers award, for his life's work.

Jerzy Flisak (1930-2008) was a well-known Polish illustrator and designer of film posters and stage sets. He illustrated more than 70 books over his long career.
26th October 2017

Detective Nosegoode and the Museum Robbery

A famous picture is in danger of being stolen, the headquarters of the Circle of the Aficionados of Checkers has been ro... MoreDetective Nosegoode and the Museum Robbery

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3rd August 2017

Detective Nosegoode and the Music Box Mystery

At first glance, Mr Ambrosius Nosegoode seems to be a perfectly ordinary older gentleman. After retiring, he has moved f... MoreDetective Nosegoode and the Music Box Mystery

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28th September 2017

Detective Nosegoode and the Kidnappers

Detective Nosegoode wants to enjoy his well deserved retirement, but it seems the villains of Lower Limewood are determi... MoreDetective Nosegoode and the Kidnappers

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