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The girl with the gold bikini / Lisa Walker.

The girl with the gold bikini / Lisa Walker.
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ISBN 9781743056875 (paperback)
Author Walker, Lisa author.
Title The girl with the gold bikini / Lisa Walker.
Publisher/Date Mile End, South Australia : Wakefield Press, 2020.
©2020
Pagination etc. 255 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Olivia Grace mystery 1
Summary Note 'Whenever I see a girl with a gold bikini, I think of Princess Leia. Here on the Gold Coast, gold bikinis are common, so I think of Princess Leia a lot.' Eighteen-year-old Olivia Grace has deferred her law degree and ducked out of her friends' gap-year tour of Asia. Instead, she's fulfilling her childhood dream of becoming a private investigator, following in the footsteps of Nancy Drew and Veronica Mars - who taught her everything she knows, including a solid line in quick-quipping repartee, the importance of a handbag full of disguises, and a way of mixing business with inconvenient chemistry. Playing Watson to the Sherlock of her childhood friend, detective agency owner Rosco (once the Han Solo to her Princess Leia), Olivia pursues a routine cheating husband case from the glitzy Gold Coast to Insta-perfect Byron Bay, where she faces yoga wars, dirty whale activism, and a guru who's kind of a creep. Olivia Grace is a teenage screwball heroine for the #metoo era, and 'The Girl with the Gold Bikini' is a body-positive detective romp, rich with pop-culture pleasures.
Target audience note 14+ years old.
Subject - Name Olivia, -- Princess of Genovia (Fictitious character) Juvenile fiction
Subject Young women -- Juvenile fiction
Women private investigators -- Juvenile fiction
Australian fiction
Young adult fiction
Gold Coast (Qld.) -- Juvenile fiction
Detective and mystery fiction.
Shelf Location YA WALK
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