Flavia de Luce Series

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Flavia de Luce Series by Alan Bradley
Category: 
British
Series takes place in: 
England
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Alan Bradley writes the Flavia de Luce Series which started in 2009 and takes place in England. It features eleven-year-old Flavia de Luce. The year is 1950 and Flavia de Luce along with her eccentric family live in a decaying mansion. Flavia has a passion for chemistry-- the only family member that visits the mansion's abandoned Victorian chemistry laboratory.

The first novel in this series, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie won the following awards:
Winner of the 2009 Agatha Award for Best First Novel
Winner of the 2010 Barry Award for Best First Novel
Winner of the 2010 Macavity Award for Best First Mystery