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Football Forgery (No. 1 Boy Detective)

Football Forgery (No. 1 Boy Detective)

Author: Barbara Mitchelhill; Tony Ross (Illustrator)
$12.99(AUD)  inc GST
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Damian Drooth, the one-of-a-kind detective hero, is back. Criminals beware

Damian has stumbled onto a new case at the local football ground. Someone is selling forged tickets and it's up to our hero to find the culprit. After several false starts, the only evidence is a photo taken by a classmate. Damian realises it's vital to get that photo if he is to solve the crime and kick out the criminal for good.

Packed with rib-tickling pictures from Tony Ross, this is perfect for newly confident young readers of 6 and up

Author description
Barbara Mitchelhill (Author) Barbara Mitchelhill was born in Rochdale and trained as a teacher. While she was teaching, she began writing for BBC children's TV and went on to write for educational publishers, before writing novels for children. She makes school visits all over the country, and enjoys appearing at literary festivals and talking to teachers and librarians, some as far away as the Caribbean. Her hobbies include reading, theatre, music, gardening and walking her border terrier, Ella. She lives in Staffordshire and has two grown-up daughters and four grandchildren.Tony Ross (Illustrator) Tony Ross has illustrated over 800 books, which are published all over the world. Dr Xargle's Book of Earth Tiggers was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and Tadpole's Promise won the Silver Medal in the Smarties Prize 2003. He was the British choice for the Andersen Medal 2004. The Nanny Goat's Kid was shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2010. He lives in Rutland.
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General Fields

  • : 9781783446704
  • : Random House
  • : Andersen Press
  • : February 2018
  • : 198mm X 130mm X 6mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : April 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Barbara Mitchelhill; Tony Ross (Illustrator)
  • : Paperback
  • : Tony Ross
  • : English
  • : 823.92
  • : 64
  • : black and white illustrations throughout