The Story Behind Inspector Brunswick

Here is a re-telling of the story behind how Inspector Brunswick came to be. Published in the NZ Herald. Read more here.

‘This light-hearted mystery picture book with attractive illustrations is the first in a series about the art-loving pair of detectives. The gallery setting is a great way to introduce children to this environment, particularly if they are embarking on their own museum or gallery visit.’
— Book Trust, Uk

Inspector Brunswick - The Case of the Missing Eyebrow

Inspector Brunswick twisting his whiskers.

After a long week of investigating unsolved crimes and mysterious happenings, the world’s greatest cat detective, Inspector Brunswick, and his loyal assistant, Nelson are taking a break to visit the art museum. They’ve barely walked in the door when Brunswick’s whiskers tingle with curiosity. The art museum’s most prized picture, a portrait of the Admiral looks different! Something is missing... Clever conclusions and sophisticated solutions ensue as Brunswick and Nelson track down the missing item, discovering in the process a bohemian caterpillar with a penchant for art. Drawing on Victorian era drama and introducing a set of endearing characters, this first mystery in the Inspector Brunswick series takes a closer look at the subtle details that make every work of art unique. 

Published by TATE Publishing.
ISBN: 9781849764445

🏆 Storylines Notable Book Award 2018