Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 18: Steam Pirates by Andy Briggs

Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 18: Steam Pirates

Written by Andy Briggs
Illustrated by Dynamo


Project X Alien Adventures: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 18: Steam Pirates by Andy Briggs

Project X Alien Adventures takes you on an incredible reading journey with this fantastic story featuring the popular Project X characters Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger. Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger embark on a swashbuckling airborne adventure with Captain Crankshaft and his band of fearsome steam pirates. How can they get to the thought vial that's encased within a devastating super-cannon, poised to strike them out of the sky? Tiger has an audacious plan...Carefully levelled and highly motivating, this book is ideal for independent reading. This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, questions for readers, and a follow-up activity.

About the Author

Andy Briggs

Andy Briggs was born in Liverpool, England. Having endured many careers, ranging from pizza delivery and running his own multimedia company to teaching both IT and film-making (though not at the same time), he eventually remembered the contant encouragement he had received at an early age about his writing. That led him to launch himself on a poor unsuspecting Hollywood. In between having fun writing movie scripts, Andy now has far too much fun writing novels.

He lives in a secret lair somewhere in the south east of England-attempting to work despite his two crazy cats. His claims about possessing superpowers may be somewhat over-exaggerated…

Q & A with Andy Briggs

1. What inspired you to write these books?

2. Describe them in two lines?

3. How long did it take you to write?

4. What do you think people will say about this book?

5. Are you working on something else at the moment?

6. What is your favourite food?

7. What makes you laugh out loud?

8. What is your one luxury item you would take with you on to a Desert Island?

9. What is your most treasured memory?

10. What is your weakness?

11. What is the worst/most unusual job you have ever done?

12. Who is the person you most admire?

13. What is your most embarrassing moment?

14. What is the best piece of advice you have ever received?

15. What is the best piece of advice you could give to someone?

16. Favourite holiday destination?

17. Most treasured possession?

18. Where are you happiest?

19. Favourite biscuit?

20. Pet hates?

Being late - I always prefer to be a little early. . . or at least on time!

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Book Info


72 pages


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Publication date

23rd April 2015



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