Boy Zero Wannabe Hero The Petrifying Plot of the Plummeting Pants by Peter Millett
  

Boy Zero Wannabe Hero The Petrifying Plot of the Plummeting Pants

Written by Peter Millett

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Hair-raising super deeds are Charlie Applejack’s speciality. Or, so he thinks. But, his skills are not enough to get him into Super School. Poor Charlie! Luckily, he has the chance to show his skills when general Pandemonium captures the world’s super heroes leaving every pair of pants on the planet at his mercy. Can Charlie save them from being vaporised? Hugely entertaining, this is a quick-moving and entertaining adventure.

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Boy Zero Wannabe Hero The Petrifying Plot of the Plummeting Pants by Peter Millett

Charlie Applejack's career as a superhero might be over before it's even begun. His mother wants him to choose a safe job as a TV game show host and the Super School has rejected him because his super powers aren't super enough. However, when the evil villain and wannabe rock star General Pandemonium captures all of the world's superheroes, and threatens to vaporise every pair of pants on the planet, it's up to Charlie to save the day. Will he be a superhero - or will he be a superzero?

About the Author

Peter Millett

Peter Millett was born in New Zealand. He was first published aged nine when one of his humorous poems appeared in the national press. He has since gone on to publish a great many children’s books in New Zealand, including picture books and educational books. He has a passion for zany English humour and Spike Milligan is one of his all-time heroes. He lives with his family in Auckland.

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Format

Paperback
128 pages
Interest Age: From 7

Author

Peter Millett
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Author's Website

www.petermillett.com/

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Publisher

Faber Children's Books an imprint of Faber and Faber

Publication date

1st May 2010

ISBN

9780571252473

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