Dixie O'Day: In the Fast Lane by Shirley Hughes
  

Dixie O'Day: In the Fast Lane

Written by Shirley Hughes
Part of the Dixie O'Day Series

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Dixie and Percy run into all sorts of peril, as does their arch enemy, Lou Ella. But who will win, and will Lou Ella get her comeuppance?

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Synopsis

Dixie O'Day: In the Fast Lane by Shirley Hughes

Introducing Dixie O'Day and also, of course, his friend Percy! This dashing duo are always getting into adventures - here they enter the All-Day Car Race little knowing what is ahead of them! Dixie and Percy run into all sorts of peril, as does their arch enemy, Lou Ella. But who will win, and will Lou Ella get her comeuppance?


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This is perfect for new readers with fun and lively illustrations punctuating the story throughout The Bookseller Toad of Toad Hall would enjoy this as bedtime reading. Vulliamy's perky drawings are as accessible as a superior comic and guaranteed, alongside Hughes's racey narrative, to get young readers behind the wheel Observer

About the Author

Shirley Hughes

Winner of the Book Trust Lifetime Achievement Award 2015.

Shirley Hughes has won many prestigious awards, including the Kate Greenaway Medal twice. She began to write and design her own picture books when she had a young family and has now published more than two hundred titles. Shirley's first novel, Hero on a Bicycle (9781406336115) was published by Walker in 2012, and her critically acclaimed adventure, Whistling in the Dark was published in 2015. She lives in West London.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
128 pages
Interest Age: From 5 to 7 years

Author

Shirley Hughes
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Author's Website

www.alfiebooks.co.uk/allabo...

Publisher

The Bodley Head Ltd an imprint of Vintage Publishing

Publication date

8th August 2013

ISBN

9781782300120

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