Willard Price: Shark Adventure by Anthony McGowan

Willard Price: Shark Adventure

Written by Anthony McGowan
Part of the Willard Price Series

9+ readers   eBooks   

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Shark Adventure is an authorised Willard Price book by award-winning author Anthony McGowan, for 8+ readers. Full of action, adventure and animals!


Willard Price: Shark Adventure by Anthony McGowan

On a remote Polynesian island, Amazon Hunt and her cousin, Frazer, recruits of tracks animal protection agency, are saving rare leatherback turtles. But an international animal smuggler wants the valuable turtles for himself. And, when a huge typhoon strikes, Amazon and Frazer face an even greater danger. Swept away into shark-infested waters, how will they save the turtles - and themselves?


'The good old-fashioned adventure romp brought up to date without losing the fun or the thrills' Independent

A pacy read aimed at 9-12 year olds with a taste for adventure We Love This Book

About the Author

Anthony McGowan

Anthony McGowan has written several young adult novels including Hellbent, Henry Tumour, The Knife That Killed Me, the last of which was adapted into a highly acclaimed flm in 2014. Anthony has also written widely for younger children, including the award-winning Donut Diaries series, and Einstein’s Underpants, which was short-listed for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize. His upcoming novel, The Art of Failing, is due to come out later this year. He lives in London.

Q & A video: Anthony answers questions about his book, Willard Price: Leopard Adventure.

Photo credit Jerry Bauer

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272 pages


Anthony McGowan
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Puffin an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd

Publication date

3rd January 2013




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