|Case of the missing cheetah (Secret spy society)|
Author: Mang, Veronica
On a cold and rainy night, the girls see a mysterious woman rushing through the streets and decide to follow her to a peculiar, dark building. What they find is more extraordinary than anything they could have imagined--a secret society of some of the most famous female spies in history.
Kirkus Reviews (02/01/21)
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Booklist - 03/15/2021 Peggy, Rita, and Dot comprise the spy club that headquarters in Rita’s attic, but the young gumshoes haven’t had a case in weeks. Then one night, their interest is piqued by a mysterious figure whom the girls pursue, and to their astonishment, they discover a fabulous den of female spies from throughout history—everything from Civil War secret agents to WWII resistance fighters. Among the members is the incomparable Josephine Baker, who offers a case to the girls: her cherished pet cheetah has gone missing, and she needs their help returning Chaquita home. It’s a marvelous premise, and the accompanying illustrations help bring to life a whimsical world of intrigue. The plot rushes by quickly, but young supersleuth readers will long for more adventures among this league of extraordinary spies. - Copyright 2021 Booklist.