The Flight of the Silver Turtle by John Fardell
  

The Flight of the Silver Turtle

Written by John Fardell

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The second in this exciting series of adventures, the first was The 7 Professors of the Far North.

Of course they aren't the only ones trying to track it down!

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The Flight of the Silver Turtle by John Fardell

Sam and Marcia are back in Edinburgh with Zara, Ben and Professor Ampersand. The friends are helping to build an amazing electric-powered flying boat when they stumble across an old photograph - a clue that leads them on to the trail of a long-lost secret invention that could change the world. But a shadowy organisation is also after the invention. Soon the children are caught up in a perilous struggle that will take them through dimly-lit museum galleries, up into the skies above Europe, down to the murky depths of Lake Geneva, and into the heart of a fortified Swiss castle. This is a breathtaking adventure of encrypted messages, aerial chases and astonishing secrets from the author of "The 7 Professors Of The Far North".

About the Author

John Fardell
John Fardell works as a freelance cartoonist, illustrator, designer and puppeteer. A regular contributor to Viz (he is the creator of The Modern Parents and The Critics amongst others), his work has also appeared in the Independent, the Evening Standard, the New Statesman, the Glasgow Herald and The List. He is married with two boys and lives in Edinburgh.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback (b Format)
288 pages
Interest Age: from 9 to 11

Author

John Fardell
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Publisher

Faber And Faber

Publication date

1st June 2006

ISBN

9780571226917

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