Featured Books, with extracts, by Robert Swindells
The First Hunter
Robert Swindells - illustrated by Si Clark
Interest Age 9+ Reading Age 8 In a nutshell: action-filled, thought-provoking story set in the Stone Age. In urgent, staccato prose Robert Swindells transports readers back to the Stone Age for a gripping story of early hunters. Tan and his...
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Format: Paperback | Released 15/11/2016 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
In a nutshell: Iconic | Outspoken | Big Issues | Difficult TruthsStone Cold is a Carnegie Medal-winning thriller by Robert Swindells. It is one of The Originals from Penguin - iconic, outspoken, first. A tense thriller plot is...
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Format: Paperback | Released 04/08/2016 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
Just a Bit of Fun
Interest Age 14+ Reading Age 8+. Perfect to enjoy around Halloween, in fact at any time when you want to read something more than a bit scary. Harley loses his little brother and sister out trick or treating, but when...
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Format: Paperback | Released 15/09/2009 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
The First Hunter
Interest Teen Reading Age 8+. Powerfully told, The First Hunter captures the harsh world of early hunters who survive by stealing the meat that the big cats kill. But can they develop a skill of their own which will enable...
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Format: Paperback | Released 25/06/2009 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
A gripping wartime drama from master storyteller and multi award-winner Robert Swindells. World War Two is raging, bombs rain down on Britain and brave young men fly their fighter planes against enormous odds. Gordon wishes he was one of them unlike...
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/01/2009 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
Brother In The Land
An after-the bomb story. Teenage Danny is one of the unlucky ones, a survivor, one of those who have come through a nuclear holocaust alive. In Shipley, an ordinary town in the North of England, there are still some other...
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Format: Paperback (b Format) | Released 01/12/1994 Info Extract Wishlist Compare price Buy
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