Jørn Lier Horst & Hans Jørgen Sandnes
The Search for the Castle’s Secret

Detective Agency No. 2, activity book #4

Tiril and Oliver are out camping with Ocho when they spot a light winking in one of the windows of the dilapidated old castle out on Ormøya. To find out what’s going on, the two young detectives will have to uncover clues, solve riddles and decipher codes. The search for answers will take them through secret doors, damp cellars and dark passageways in the mountain. And the reader is welcome to join them! Just remember to keep your eyes and wits about you - the answer might be hidden on the next page.

The Search for the Castle’s Secret is the fourth activity book in the Detective Agency No. 2 series.

Jørn Lier Horst & Hans Jørgen Sandnes

Jørn Lier Horst & Hans Jørgen Sandnes
Dag G. Nordsveen

Norwegian writer Jørn Lier Horst (b. 1970) and illustrator and animator Hans Jørgen Sandnes (b. 1979) have together created the bestselling children’s book series Detective Agency No. 2 for ages 6-9. Jørn Lier Horst has won multiple awards for his crime fiction books for adults, and is also the author behind the highly praised CLUE series for children aged 9-12. Horst’s ability to create charming and believable characters has resulted in a rich universe full adventure and mystery. Together with Hans Jørgen Sandnes’ award-winning illustrations, the Detective Agency No. 2 series’ universe and its lovable young detective duo are brought to vivid life before the reader.

The Detective Agency No. 2 series follows the adventures of Tiril, Oliver and their dog Ocho. Together the two young detectives collect evidence, search for connections, and join the at times perilous hunt for criminals. Concluding each book is an afterword in which readers can put their own sleuthing skills to the test.

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Edited September 13, 2019 by Salomonsson Agency