World Cup Heist by Roy Apps


World Cup Heist by Roy Apps

With controlled vocabulary and structure ideal for high interest, low ability readers, 'Crime Files' is a series of carefully crafted, true stories.

About the Author

Roy Apps is the author of fifty children\'s books, including The Twitches, Time Spinner and the hugely popular How To Handle series for Scholastic. Currently, he is writing The Fang Gang series for Bloomsbury and the Crime Files series for Franklin Watts. His novel The Secret Summer of Daniel Lyons won The Writers\' Guild Children\'s Book Award and was shortlisted for the Whitbread Awards. It is now a successful musical. Roy writes extensively for radio, theatre and TV. In 2001 he was awarded a BAFTA for his children\'s TV work, which includes Byker Grove, The Ghost Hunter and Barmy Aunt Boomerang. Roy visits schools, libraries and bookshops to read from his books and to share the secrets of The Shed in Your Head . He runs Writing Projects for all ages and over the last few years has helped young and new writers make books, stage plays, films, performance poetry and most recently, an opera.

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48 pages


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Publication date

8th March 2007



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