Project X Origins: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 18: Who Dunnit?: The Snatcher by Anthony McGowan

Project X Origins: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 18: Who Dunnit?: The Snatcher

Written by Anthony McGowan
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Part of the Project X Origins Series


Project X Origins: Dark Red Book Band, Oxford Level 18: Who Dunnit?: The Snatcher by Anthony McGowan

Project X Origins is a ground-breaking guided reading programme for the whole school. Action-packed stories, fascinating non-fiction and comprehensive guided reading support meet the needs of children at every stage of their reading development. In The Snatcher there is a thief on the loose and only Team X can solve the mystery. The trap is set but will the Snatcher outwit them? Each book also contains inside cover notes that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and a range of follow-up activities to support children in their reading.

About the Author

Anthony McGowan

Anthony McGowan has written several young adult novels including Hellbent, Henry Tumour, The Knife That Killed Me, the last of which was adapted into a highly acclaimed flm in 2014. Anthony has also written widely for younger children, including the award-winning Donut Diaries series, and Einstein’s Underpants, which was short-listed for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize. His upcoming novel, The Art of Failing, is due to come out later this year. He lives in London.

Q & A video: Anthony answers questions about his book, Willard Price: Leopard Adventure.

Photo credit Jerry Bauer

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64 pages


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Oxford University Press

Publication date

25th September 2014



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