"Friday Barnes has a new case, and this time, it's personal!"
When Friday's father turns up out of nowhere, he brings his daughter some disturbing news- Friday's mother has been kidnapped? Who would want to kidnap a crazy theoretical physicist?
The Headmaster needs Friday's help aswell. When Highcrest Academy is thrown into utter chaos by the arrival of the beautiful Princess Ingrid of Norway things start to go missing. It appears Highcrest Academy has been infiltrated by a pickpocket who everyone calls; 'The Pimpernel'.
"Can Friday crack the case of her missing mother, reign in a royal brat and unmask the Pimpernel? If it means she gets to ditch PE, then, of course, she can!"(from back of book)
Author: R.A Spratt
Genre: Mystery and Realistic fiction
Publisher: Random House Australia (2015)