The Barkerville Mysteries 3-Book Bundle

Overview

Presenting the three titles in the acclaimed Barkerville mystery series. This series based in 1860s British Columbia focuses on strange events in the life of teenager Ted MacIntosh. In Moses, Me, and Murder, Ted gets caught up in the mystery of a disappearance and murder in the gold fields. In The Doctor’s Apprentice, Ted is apprenticed to an eccentric doctor who has dark secrets. In the concluding By the Skin of His Teeth, Ted befriends a young Chinese boy despite the intense prejudice seething in the frontier town. Exciting and entertaining, these novels present a unique view on life on the frontier.

Includes

  • Moses, Me, and Murder
  • The Doctor’s Apprentice
  • By the Skin of His Teeth

Awards

Short-listed
Sheila A. Egoff Award for Children’s Literature
1999
Short-listed
Geoffrey Bilson Award
1999

About the Author

Ann Walsh

Posted by Dundurn Guest on December 6, 2014
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Ann Walsh

Ann Walsh is the author of thirteen books for young people. She is a winner of the Canadian Children’s Book Centre Our Choice Award, the Forest of Reading Golden Oak Award, and was a Canadian Library Association Notable selection. She was also shortlisted for the Forest of Reading Silver Birch Award and the B.C. Book Prize. She lives in Victoria, B.C.