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Liam is too big for his boots. And his football strip. And his school blazer. But being super-sized height-wise has its advantages: he's the only eleven-year-old to ever ride the G-force defying Cosmic rollercoaster - or be offered the chance to drive a Porsche. Long-legged Liam makes a giant leap for boy-kind by competing with a group of adults for the chance to go into space. Is Liam the best boy for the job? Sometimes being big isn't all about being a grown-up.
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Product details

  • 8+
  • CD-Audio
  • 146 x 134mm | 171g
  • Bolinda/Macmillan Audio
  • Australia
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged edition
  • 1447297334
  • 9781447297338
  • 3,401,849

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'Funny, engaging and in the end rather moving.' -- The Guardian 'A writer of comic genius - he has something of Roald Dahl's magic, but more heart.' -- The Sunday Telegraph 'Five-laughs-a-page, fall-off-the-chair funny.' -- The Mail on Sunday
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About Frank Cottrell-Boyce

Frank Cottrell Boyce's first book, Millions, won the 2004 Carnegie Medal and was shortlisted for the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize. His books Framed and Cosmic were both shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal. Frank is an accomplished, successful and well-known screen and television writer. He lives with his family in Liverpool. Daniel Ryan is an English actor and writer. He is known for starring as Darren Alexander in the BBC drama comedy Linda Green, Andrew Gilligan in The Government Inspector, Andy Coulson in Steel River Blues and Kenny Reed in The Whistleblowers. His stage credits include Macbeth, A Midsummer Night's Dream and Richard III.
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