The Vanishing Goalie by Keith Brumpton
  

Synopsis

The Vanishing Goalie by Keith Brumpton

Join Terry Triceratops and Dino FC for more fresh and funny football antics, in this illustrated series with a prehistoric twist! Dino FC has reached the cup final for the first time in one million and nine years! However, their ruthless rivals, Tyrannosaurus Hotspur will stop at nothing to ensure they take home the trophy. Every dino knows that Dino FC only have eleven players and no subs, so when goalie Pteradonna goes missing before the match, the T-Rexs are prime suspects. It's up to Terry Triceratops and number one fan Iqbal Iguanadon to rescue Pteradonna - but with just ten minutes to kickoff, Dino FC are missing two of their most crucial players. Can our favourite bunch of hapless dinosaur stars beat the bullying T-Rexs and win the cup final? Football fans will love this wild and witty new illustrated series, which matches the buzz and action of the Premiership with cool dino characters from a prehistoric age.

About the Author

Keith Brumpton

Keith is the writer of numerous fiction and non-fiction books, animations and scripts for children and young people, including CBBC’s top-rated TV show MI High. Born in Newcastle, Keith began drawing as a boy and has now written and illustrated over thirty titles. He has also worked for Lego Media and Milimages, and written three BAFTA-award-winning animations, including Pablo the Little Red Fox and CBBC’s acclaimed 64 Zoo Lane series.

Click here for a video of Keith talking about his writing tips.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
96 pages
Interest Age: 7+

Author

Keith Brumpton
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Publication date

29th October 2010

ISBN

9781409504863


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