Tracey Corderoy

Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam: The Missing Masterpiece


Book 4 from Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam series


“Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam: The Missing Masterpiece” is a delightful, rhyming adventure set in Paris. Join the doggy duo as they chase a sly fox to recover their gingerbread Eiffel Tower. An enchanting tale of friendship and humor, perfect for young readers aged 3-7, by Tracey Corderoy.

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Number of pages: 32

Published: 05 July 2018

SKU: 9780857639752 Categories: ,


Dive into the charming world of Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam with their latest picture book adventure, “The Missing Masterpiece”. Set against the enchanting backdrop of Paris, this rhyming tale follows our favorite doggy duo turned baker-detectives as they embark on a pastry-filled escapade. Tasked with creating a gingerbread replica of the Eiffel Tower for a prestigious art exhibition at “Galerie Bonbon”, Shifty and Sam’s plans are foiled by the cunning fox, Cunningham Sly. Follow them across the Seine in a thrilling chase to retrieve their delicious creation and save the day.

Tracey Corderoy, an award-winning author with over 70 children’s books to her credit, weaves a story that blends humor, adventure, and the power of friendship. Teaming up with Steven Lenton, a celebrated illustrator known for his work with other prominent authors and winner of notable awards like the Sainsbury’s Children’s Book Award, this book is a visual and narrative delight. Lenton’s illustrations bring to life the bustling streets of Paris and the comedic antics of our canine heroes.

This book is part of the highly successful Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam series, where the two former robbers now use their skills for good, solving mysteries and stopping crimes. It’s perfect for young readers who enjoy exciting stories with a dose of humor and heart.

What makes this paperback edition even more special is the inclusion of a free “Stories Aloud” audio recording. Simply scan the QR code provided and enjoy an immersive listening experience along with the book.

Don’t miss out on the other adventures of Shifty and Sam, available in both picture book and early reader formats. From “The Cat Burglar” to “The Aliens Are Coming!”, each story promises fun, excitement, and the unbreakable bond of friendship.

Perfect for children aged 3-7 years, “Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam: The Missing Masterpiece” is an excellent addition to any young reader’s library, inspiring imagination and a love for reading.


Additional information

Dimensions 29 × 23 cm





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