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You can help Bertie find all the missing things and reveal the mysteries of Enigma using the special code at the back of the book. Good luck!

'Don't worry,' Bertie said at once. 'I'll solve this, have no fear, For magic things that vanish almost always reappear . . .'

Bertie loves to visit the Retirement Home for Elderly Magicians and watch his grandpa perform magic tricks. But one day all the magicians' props go missing, so Bertie sets off to investigate . . .

Can he solve the mystery in time to save the show?

You can help Bertie find all the missing things and reveal the mysteries of Enigma using the special code at the back of the book. Good luck!

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780143782964

    November 28, 2016

    Picture Puffin

    36 pages

    RRP $16.99

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  • Hardback

    9780670072019

    October 27, 2008

    Viking

    36 pages

    RRP $29.95

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    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
    • Dymocks
    • Books Kinokuniya
    • The Nile
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

Awards and Recognition

  • REAL Children's Choice Awards
    2010
    Shortlisted
    Picture Books
  • WAYRBA Children's Choice Awards
    2010
    Shortlisted
    Younger Readers
  • REAL Children's Choice Awards
    2011
    Shortlisted
    Picture Books

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