The Games Player of Zob Band 15/Emerald by Paul Shipton
  

The Games Player of Zob Band 15/Emerald

Written by Paul Shipton
Illustrated by Jan McAfferty
Part of the Collins Big Cat Series

Synopsis

The Games Player of Zob Band 15/Emerald by Paul Shipton

When the Game Player of Zob pays a visit to earth and challenges the earthling children to a game, the children soon find out that the alien is a very bad loser - and that isn't good news for them... * Emerald/Band 15 books provide a widening range of genres including science fiction and biography, prompting more ways to respond to texts. * Text type - A science-fiction story. *The reader response page provides lots of opportunities for speaking, listening and writing activities. * Curriculum links - Design and technology: making a moving part story book. * This book has been quizzed for Accelerated Reader

About the Author

Paul Shipton is an exciting new voice in children's fiction. His debut novel Bug Muldoon and the Garden of Fear was an hilarious homage to the hard-boiled fiction of Raymond Chandler et al, relocated to the "backyard jungle".

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
48 pages

Author

Paul Shipton
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Publisher

Collins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

4th January 2007

ISBN

9780007230945


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