Scorpio: The Golden Tresses of the Dead by Alan Bradley (Out Jan. 22)
At only 12-years-old, Flavia de Luce has sharpened her skills for solving mysteries and understanding the chemical makeup of poisons. Beginning work with her friend Dogger, the two quickly set up their own business and are shocked when they receive their first case: getting to the bottom of why Flavia's sister's wedding cake has a human finger in it. Is Flavia's sister involved and how will the two young detectives get to the bottom of this unprecedented mystery? This new crime novel is the perfect 2019 read for the brave and resourceful Scorpio.