Jørn Lier Horst & Hans Jørgen Sandnes
Detective’s Handbook

The Detective’s Handbook is chock-full of pointers and advice on how to become an expert detective, teaching you everything you need to know so that you too can begin solving mysteries!

What is the first thing you need to do when solving a mystery – have you ever wondered? How do you look for clues? And how do you lift fingerprints?

There’s no age limit to being a detective. The key to uncovering evidence and finding information is all about being curious, inventive and observant. Besides which there are a whole bunch of clever methods and techniques you can use. All of which you can learn here, in the Detective’s Handbook.

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