Daring World War Two Stories for Boys by Jim Eldridge


Daring World War Two Stories for Boys by Jim Eldridge

These thrilling wartime adventures transport the reader to the heat of battle. 'Depth-charge Danger' sees submariner John Smith on a top-secret mission using the experimental and dangerous X-craft. 'Night Bomber' takes the action to the sky as John prepares to risk his life to destroy V2 rockets. 'Island of Fear' follows John during the invasion of Iwo Jima, one of the Second World War's most ferocious battles. Riveting fictionalized accounts, packed with historical detail, give a new immediacy to the Second World War that will enthral young readers.

About the Author

Jim Eldridge

Jim Eldridge was a teacher before becoming a full-time writer - his writing credits include episodes for the seminal children's TV drama 'Grange Hill' and the novelisation of Noel Clarke's 'Kidulthood' and '' He has also written for the My Story series for Scholastic and most recently Black Ops, a teen action series for Egmont. Jim now works as an associate lecturer in scriptwriting and media at the University of Cumbria. He lives with his wife in Cumbria.

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320 pages


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Publication date

4th April 2013



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