Forbidden Game

Forbidden Game

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Shaun has Sickle Cell Anaemia and has to work hard to persuade his parents to let him go on a school trip to Scotland. During a forest trek, Martin, one of the school bullies, falls into a river and Shaun proves himself by plunging in and saving his life. This act lands Shaun in hospital.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 9mm | 99g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • Puffin Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • b&w line illustrations
  • 0141303212
  • 9780141303215

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This series has great appeal for boys. The stories are action packed adventures that keep the reader guessing. Forbidden Game sees a boy with sickle cell disease, who is bullied at school, turn hero to save his classmates on a school trip. In Wanted One Body two brothers find a strange man dead on the floor of a shop. When they return the next day the body has gone and they resolve to get to the bottom of the cover-up. Jack is running away from home when the train he is on is hijacked. The suspense builds in Runaway Train as the train hurtles out of control. (7-10 yrs) (Kirkus UK)
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3 40% (2)
2 40% (2)
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