Flavia has a magnificent old chemistry lab which she uses as her sanctuary - and it is this, combined with some uncanning deducing skills and her faithful old bicycle "Gladys", that allows her to solve the crimes she discovers. Not always quite remembering to keep a safe distance from dangers, that is.
|My current read - and a rose from the garden in my brother's best vase...!|
This is the second book about Flavia, and I really enjoy getting to know her better. The first one was called "The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie":