Scoop McLaren: Waves of Mystery

Feisty detective editor, Scoop McLaren, is back and this time the mystery has her sailing into uncharted waters!

When Fletcher, Scoop’s childhood friend enters the Higgity Harbour top surfing competition, strange things start happening … It looks like someone could be out to stop Fletcher from winning! With her roving reporter, Evie, by her side, Scoop investigates all avenues. Can she track down and rescue her friend to solve this monster wave of a mystery once and for all?

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A fast-paced detective story starring top-notch editor; Scoop McLaren and her friend and roving reporter; Evie Andrews. Together they solve mysteries and help people while writing their incredible online newspaper: Armed with a list of suspects, Scoop and Evie set on a mission to discover the truth in this brand new action-packed series.


Helen graduated from Charles Sturt University with a degree in psychology and English Literature. She divides her time between being a real-life roving reporter for a newspaper and writing about the adventures of detective editor, Scoop McLaren. She’s not fond of technology, is a nervous flyer, loves Foo Fighters music and Bill Murray films, and wants to one day live by the ocean and own a bulldog. This is her first book series.


Beatriz was born in Spain. When she was a little girl, she was always drawing and was writing fantastic stories. She studied at the school of arts in her native town, Logroño. After graduating in illustration from there in 2008, she embarked on a career as a professional illustrator. Beatriz’s illustrations appear in textbooks, illustrated books, and on covers. She loves making colourful images and funny character designs. She likes animals and books, classic stories, and fairy tales and listens to rock and punk music.


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