Facing the Demon Headmaster - 6 by Gillian Cross
  

Facing the Demon Headmaster - 6

Written by Gillian Cross

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Dinah and her friends eagerly enter the competition to find out all they can about the mysterious D.J. Pardoman who is making their club so popular. When Dinah does some research she finds out the scary truth. Will she be able to resist the demon headmaster again?

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Facing the Demon Headmaster - 6 by Gillian Cross

Club Purple is the place to be. What makes it so fantastic is the mysterious DJ Pardoman, who keeps his face hidden behind an ever-changing electronic mask. When a competition is announced to unmask him, everyone wants to know who's behind it. To win, entrants have to find out as much as possible about DJ Pardoman. Of course, Dinah, Lloyd, Harvey and the other SPLAT (Society for the Protection of our Lives Against Them) members want to try their hand at winning. During their research, Dinah makes a discovery on the internet-something she can't even tell the rest of SPLAT about. But when she goes off to investigate alone, she doesn't realize that she's being lured into a trap ...set by the Demon Headmaster! Can SPLAT foil his evil plans once more? Or will the Headmaster succeed in using Dinah in his mission to control the country?

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[Of Facing the Demon Headmaster]: 'this book is the best yet...thrilling and exciting readingmatters.co.uk A fun read for conspiracy theorists aged nine and up Sainsbury's Magazine [Of The Demon Headmaster]: 'a rattling good yarn TLS a light-hearted, funny and ingenious story School Librarian an excellent mystery with an unusual setting Good Book Guide - Children's I would recommend it to anyone who likes weird but funny books Teen Titles an attractive, easy-flowing style with interesting characters and a lively story Junior Education

About the Author

Gillian Cross

Gillian Cross has won numerous literary prizes, including the Carnegie Medal, the Whitbread Children’s Novel Award (now the Costa), and the Smarties Prize.

Gillian Cross has been writing children’s books for over thirty years. Before that, she took English degrees at Oxford and Sussex Universities, and had various jobs including working in a village bakery and being an assistant to a Member of Parliament. She won the Carnegie Medal for Wolf, the Smarties Prize and the Whitbread Children’s Novel Award for The Great Elephant Chase; and the Little Rebels Award for After Tomorrow.

Read more about Gillian Cross and a Q&A with the author here.

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Format

Paperback
208 pages

Author

Gillian Cross
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Author's Website

www.gillian-cross.co.uk/mai...

Publisher

Oxford University Press

Publication date

4th February 2010

ISBN

9780192755872

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