Meet Max and Maddy Twist: brother and sister and budding detectives. In The Chocolate Money Mystery, Max and Maddy are called upon to help figure out who is robbing Swiss banks. In The Bursting Balloons Mystery, somebody is sabotaging a hot-air balloon race. In both books, the sinister Professor Sardine seems to be involved. But can Max and Maddy make their case?
About the Author
Alexander McCall Smith has written more than 50 books, including the bestselling No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency mysteries and The Sunday Philosophy Club. A professor of medical law at Edinburgh University, he was born in what is now Zimbabwe. www.alexandermccallsmith.com
Macky Pamintuan has illustrated several chapter books. An animator, graphic illustrator, and fine artist, he lives in Dinuba, California.
Date of Birth:August 24, 1948
Place of Birth:Zimbabwe