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[KINDLE] ❅ The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie Author Alan Bradley – Globalintertrade.co.uk It is the summer of 1950–and at the once grand mansion of Buckshaw young Flavia de Luce an aspiring chemist with a passion for poison is intrigued by a series of inexplicable events A dead bird is fIt is the summer of 1950–and at the once grand mansion of Buckshaw young Flavia de Luce an aspiring chemist with a passion for poison is intrigued by a series of inexplicable events A dead bird is found on the.

Doorstep a postage stamp bizarrely pinned to its beak Then hours later Flavia finds a man lying in the cucumber patch and watches him as he takes his dying breathFor Flavia who is both appalled and delighted li.

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The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie eBook Ü at the Librarian Note There is than one author in the Goodreads database with this name With an education in electronic engineering Alan worked at numerous radio and television stations in Ontario and at Ryerson Polytechnical Institute now Ryerson University in Toronto before becoming Director of Television Engineering in the media centre at the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon where

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  1. Felicia Felicia says:

    The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie eBook Ü at the sweetness mobile, bottom kindle, The Sweetness book, at the ebok, at the Bottom of ebok, Sweetness at the mobile, Sweetness at the Bottom of kindle, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie KindleThis book probably deserves 4 stars but to me as far as how much I enjoyed it 5 stars babyHaving just read Steig Larssen's Girl with the Dragon Tattoo I hadn't expected to stumble on a heroine as quickly that I'd love as much But Flavia fits the billThis is a historical mystery set in England in the late 40's 51 maybe? Anyway Flavia is 11 going on 40 She's a genius perhaps a mad one who knows She is drawn into a wonderful mystery that I don't want to spoil but her tenacity and drive and clever deductions make for a wonderful read She remin


  2. Hannah Hannah says:

    The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie eBook Ü at the sweetness mobile, bottom kindle, The Sweetness book, at the ebok, at the Bottom of ebok, Sweetness at the mobile, Sweetness at the Bottom of kindle, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie KindleI really wanted to like this then I ended up doing The story started off slowly then picked up steam with a murder to solve and some interesting backstory on stamps What hindered my enjoyment of the book the story and the murder mystery was unfortunately the main character and detective Flavia duLuceTo say that young Flavia is precocious is an understatement She has to be one of the most intelligent well spoken criminal minds since Sherlock Holmes Problem is she's only 11 years old and she's totally unbelievable to me Hey I respect intelligent fictional kids as crime solvers I grew up reading Trixie Belden for pete's sake But Flavia's brand of intelligence is far beyond what I can believe or accept in a pint size crime solver As a result I spent the majority of the book rolling my eyes over the things she said the deductions s


  3. Carol Carol says:

    The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie eBook Ü at the sweetness mobile, bottom kindle, The Sweetness book, at the ebok, at the Bottom of ebok, Sweetness at the mobile, Sweetness at the Bottom of kindle, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie KindleSo I'm the outlier I cannot abide Flavia de Luce yes the same Flavia de Luce that everyone else in the reading universe or at least the subset of those who enjoy mysteries loves adores enjoys For months I hid my outlier status by changing the applicable shelf from currently reading to to read but have decided that today I shall end the deception and own my outlier status I am a grown woman I can handle the blow back from admitting that being forced to read one page relating to Flavia de Luce would be an effective means of torture for anyone seeking a method to use on me for future reference I shall not read Bradley's novels in a box or with a fox So help me God


  4. Matthew Matthew says:

    The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie eBook Ü at the sweetness mobile, bottom kindle, The Sweetness book, at the ebok, at the Bottom of ebok, Sweetness at the mobile, Sweetness at the Bottom of kindle, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie KindleAn 11 year old wunderkind detective who is obsessed with poison maybe disturbing than the mystery she is solving but charming as hellMeet Flavia de Luce – sometimes funny sometimes lucky sometimes brilliant beyond her years sometimes in the wrong place at the wrong time always kinda creepyI think maybe Wednesday Addams is a good comparison – perhaps a adorable and less dark WednesdayThe book was okay – it bogged down A LOT in the middle with the history of British stamps I listened to this book and it was about 9 hours long and it seemed like a 3 hour chunk was dedicated to a backstory around stamps I think if that could have been less voluminous it would have helped the pacing some But if you are a huge fan of stamps a philatelist


  5. Trin Trin says:

    The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie eBook Ü at the sweetness mobile, bottom kindle, The Sweetness book, at the ebok, at the Bottom of ebok, Sweetness at the mobile, Sweetness at the Bottom of kindle, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie KindleA historical mystery set in England narrated by a precocious 11 year old girl I feel like I should have loved this but mostly it just bored me Flavia’s narration designed to show off how brilliant she is lacked the necessary wit and charm and her investigation into a couple of murders and some missing stamps


  6. Mario the lone bookwolf Mario the lone bookwolf says:

    The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie eBook Ü at the sweetness mobile, bottom kindle, The Sweetness book, at the ebok, at the Bottom of ebok, Sweetness at the mobile, Sweetness at the Bottom of kindle, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie KindleA clever witty and perfectly orchestrated young adult crime funThe rise of female main protagonists not just in movies but also in literature has begun and this masterpiece is a prime example of it I like that the main protagonist idealizes MINT especially chemistry and is so smart in comparison with her stereotypical superficial sisters The sarcasm and extremely wise world view of the first person characterization gives a unique and intense insight into the thinkings and feelings of an outstanding intelligent girl In many literary cases such talents are mixed with deficits in reading others mimic feelings and intentions but Flavia is brilliant in each regardNo matter if one likes irony characters reflecting and overanalyzing anything a fine crime plot or just a very well written young adult novel with a memorable l


  7. Tatiana Tatiana says:

    The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie eBook Ü at the sweetness mobile, bottom kindle, The Sweetness book, at the ebok, at the Bottom of ebok, Sweetness at the mobile, Sweetness at the Bottom of kindle, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie KindleFlavia de Luce is an 11 year old amateur sleuth a future chemist and poison enthusiast She lives with her widowed father and two older sisters at Buckshaw a decaying English country side mansion Flavia's days are occupied with chemical experiments and schemes of spiking her evil older sister Ophelia's lipstick with poison ivy That is until one fateful day a dead bird with a postage stamp stuck to its beak is found on the doorstep of Buckshaw Even soon after Flavia finds a dead man in the cucumber patch and witnesses his last bre


  8. Dorie CatsampBooks Dorie CatsampBooks says:

    The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie eBook Ü at the sweetness mobile, bottom kindle, The Sweetness book, at the ebok, at the Bottom of ebok, Sweetness at the mobile, Sweetness at the Bottom of kindle, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie KindleAll time favorite and beginning of my love with the Flavia booksFlavia de Luce is one of the most unique young heroines I've ever encountered in lite


  9. David David says:

    The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie eBook Ü at the sweetness mobile, bottom kindle, The Sweetness book, at the ebok, at the Bottom of ebok, Sweetness at the mobile, Sweetness at the Bottom of kindle, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie KindleI absolutely loved Sweetness The narrator protagonist is one of the cleverest liveliest most entertaining characters I have had the pleasure to meet in many a year I laughed aloud many times and couldn't wait to get back to reading this gem Flavia is the 11 year old daughter of a widower in England in the 50s She loves science and mystery despises her haughty clueless sisters and is plotting to poison them and get away with it When mysterious crimes happen at the family home she thrusts herself into solving themI have a definite soft spot for wit and humor in fiction and this book hit it out of the park on that score Add to the mix a good mystery and the prospect


  10. Dan Schwent Dan Schwent says:

    The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie eBook Ü at the sweetness mobile, bottom kindle, The Sweetness book, at the ebok, at the Bottom of ebok, Sweetness at the mobile, Sweetness at the Bottom of kindle, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie KindleWhen young Flavia de Luce aspiring chemist finds a body in the cucumber patch outside her father's house she finds herself caught up in a web of deceit and murderI'm not really sure how my love of detective fiction led me to this tale of an eleven year old girl in 1950s England solving a mystery involving stamps but I'm glad it didFlavia de Luce is a precocious English girl with a passion for chemistry in general and poisons in particular She lives in an English country house with her father and two sisters Ophelia and Daphne The mystery component of the book is secondary to the delightful antics of Flavia She's funny as hell and wise beyond he


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