Lulu and the Dance Detectives #4: Ravenous Rooster Stake-out

Book 4 in this charming illustrated chapter book series, perfect for dance-mad, mystery-solving emerging and confident readers.

An all-you-can-eat restaurant, a swinging country and western dance, and a mystery to solve for the Dance Detectives!

Lulu and the Silver Star Dancers have an exciting gig dancing at the Ravenous Rooster, but nerves are frayed – notorious criminal Douglas Vipersnitch is on the run from police and believed to be hiding in the area! When suspicious events begin to unfold, there’s only one explanation: it’s him!

Amid flowing chocolate fountains and fizzing drinks, the clues come thick and fast. Will the Silver Star Dancers be able find the thief, and be able to perform their toe-tapping routine?

Ravenous Rooster Stake-out is fun storytelling that fans of dancing and detecting will love. And look out for more adventures in the Lulu and the Dance Detectives series!

Written by Sally Sutton and illustrated by Lily Uivel

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A fully illustrated chapter book ideal for young readers starting to read independently.


Read NZ ~ The language used will extend and amuse young readers e.g. rakish, along with words like fudgeballs and whizzy-fast! There are plenty of delightful illustrations scattered throughout the story, some full pages and others just small bursts of interest on the edges of the pages. A fast-paced fun story for emergent readers and combined with the fun illustrations readers will be asking if there are more Lulu and the Dance Detective stories they can read!

Meet the Kiwi authorSally Sutton

Find out more about Auckland author Sally Sutton on her author profile.

Additional information

Dimensions19.8 × 12.7 cm
First published



Paperback edition



Page count


Published by

Puffin Books, an imprint of Penguin

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