Being a Stuntman by Isabel Thomas
  

Synopsis

Being a Stuntman by Isabel Thomas

Falling through glass, being set on fire and high-speed car chases are all in a day's work for stuntmen and -women. This title takes a look behind the scenes and finds out what it takes to be a real-life action hero. It features famous stuntpeople such as Jackie Chan and Michelle Yeoh, as well as stunt doubles from films such as Spider-man, Indiana Jones and The Green Lantern.

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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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Isabel Thomas
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Author's Website

isabelthomas.co.uk

Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

14th November 2013

ISBN

9780750278478


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