Board Sports by Isabel Thomas


Board Sports by Isabel Thomas

The tricks, stunts, thrills and spills of boarding add up to a culture that is addictively cool. Make sure it's on your radar! Look inside to find a star story about skate legend Tony hawk, discover some awesome boarding tips during our 5-minute interview with a skate pro, and experience the exhilarating rush of mountainboarding!

About the Author

Isabel Thomas

ISABEL THOMAS is a science writer who has been shortlisted for the Royal Society Young People's Book Prize. She writes exciting non-fiction and fiction for children. When she's not writing, you'll find her experimenting, inventing, drawing, exploring and wearing out her library card. Her books include What You Need To Know Now, shortlisted for the Blue Peter Book Awards. Isabel read Human Sciences at Oxford University, before working in journalism and children's publishing. She lives in Cambridge, where she's zookeeper to three young sons and a primary school governor.

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32 pages


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Publication date

14th February 2013



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