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Steve Cole - Author

About the Author

Steve Cole was our Guest Editor in November 2011. Click here to find out more and see some of his favourite books. 

He is a bestselling children's author and lifelong fan of Ian Fleming's James Bond. His other book series include Z. Rex, Thieves Like Us, Doctor Who and Astrosaurs, with collective sales of over three million copies. In other careers he has worked as an editor of books and magazines for readers of all ages. To see more author information click here.

 

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Featured books by Steve Cole

Young Bond: Strike Lightning

Young Bond: Strike Lightning

11+ readers

Author: Steve Cole Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/09/2016

To find out more about series www.youngbond.com

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Astrosaurs Riddle of the Raptors

Astrosaurs Riddle of the Raptors

7+ readers

Author: Steve Cole Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/01/2010

Captain Teggs is no ordinary dinosaur - he's an astrosaur! On the incredible spaceship DSS Sauropod, along with his faithful crew, Gypsy, Arx and Iggy, Teggs rights wrongs, fights evil and eats a lot of grass.

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Astrosaurs The Skies of Fear

Astrosaurs The Skies of Fear

7+ readers

Author: Steve Cole Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/01/2010

Captain Teggs is no ordinary dinosaur - he's an astrosaur! On the incredible spaceship DSS Sauropod, along with his faithful crew, Gypsy, Arx and Iggy, Teggs rights wrongs, fights evil and eats a lot of grass!

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Astrosaurs The Mind-swap Menace

Astrosaurs The Mind-swap Menace

7+ readers

Author: Steve Cole Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/01/2010

Captain Teggs is no ordinary dinosaur - he's an astrosaur! The Astrosaurs are on another mission when they almost crash into a deserted space station. It turns out to be a dinosaur prison that has been hit by a meteor and abandoned. Teggs and Iggy investigate - but are taken captive by two dastardly prisoners who are hiding out in the wreckage.

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Astrosaurs The Seas of Doom

Astrosaurs The Seas of Doom

7+ readers

Author: Steve Cole Format: Paperback Release Date: 28/01/2010

Captain Teggs is no ordinary dinosaur - he's an astrosaur! Teggs and his crew have been sent to a watery planet where a very large and very scary monster has been attacking a local fish factory. When Teggs and Gipsy travel down to the bottom of the sea to check out the monster, they come under attack themselves.

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Other books by Steve Cole

Project X Origins: White Book Band, Oxford Level 10: Robot Rivals

Project X Origins: White Book Band, Oxford Level 10: Robot Rivals

Author: Steve Cole Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/02/2018

Cat and her friend Naveena have been building a robot for a special battle competition. But at the last moment, the robot stops working - can a micro-sized Cat and Max fix the robot from the inside, and get out in time for the competition? Project X Origins is a ground-breaking guided reading programme for the whole school. Action-packed stories, fascinating non-fiction and comprehensive guided reading support meet the needs of children at every stage of their reading development. Each book contains inside cover notes that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and a range of follow-up activities to support children in their reading.

Project X Origins: Lime Book Band, Oxford Level 11: Countdown

Project X Origins: Lime Book Band, Oxford Level 11: Countdown

Author: Steve Cole Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/02/2018

A normal day at school for Max, Cat, Ant and Tiger turns into a race against time. They need to find the X-bot quickly, but when they catch it will they be able to stay safe? Project X Origins is a ground-breaking guided reading programme for the whole school. Action-packed stories, fascinating non-fiction and comprehensive guided reading support meet the needs of children at every stage of their reading development. Each book contains inside cover notes that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and a range of follow-up activities to support children in their reading.

Project X Origins: White Book Band, Oxford Level 10: Robots on the Loose!

Project X Origins: White Book Band, Oxford Level 10: Robots on the Loose!

Author: Steve Cole Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/02/2018

Cat and her friend Naveena have been building a robot for a special battle competition. But at the last moment, the robot stops working - can a micro-sized Cat and Max fix the robot from the inside, and get out in time for the competition? Project X Origins is a ground-breaking guided reading programme for the whole school. Action-packed stories, fascinating non-fiction and comprehensive guided reading support meet the needs of children at every stage of their reading development. Each book contains inside cover notes that highlight challenge words, prompt questions and a range of follow-up activities to support children in their reading.

Senseless

Senseless

Author: Steve Cole Illustrator: Neil Evans Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/09/2017

It's a dream come true - Kenzie has been invited to a big international gaming tournament on a sun-soaked island. But then unreality ratchets up with disturbing scenes involving other contestants, soldiers and frantic chases through the hotel. Worst of all, Kenzie seems to be losing his senses one by one - and he has no idea whether the dangers he faces are real or the game. Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 9+

Project X Comprehension Express: Stage 3: Dare to Succeed

Project X Comprehension Express: Stage 3: Dare to Succeed

Author: Steve Cole, Andy Briggs, Joanna Nadin Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/09/2017

The Dare to Succeed collection of texts provides children with the perfect foundation for practising the 10 comprehension strategies in Project X Comprehension Express. There are 9 texts in the collection covering highly-engaging fiction and non-fiction. Each text is carefully levelled to be accessible to every child - including those just behind age-related expectations. This collection of texts is part of Project X Comprehension Express. It is a whole-class teaching programme specially built to help children in Years 4-6 (P5-P7) master comprehension and excel in the new National Reading Test. It includes Handbooks, Workbooks, Expert Tip flashcards and an Expert Tip poster. Online teaching resources and best practice films are available on www.oxfordowl.co.uk to ensure its easy implementation.

Young Bond - Tod oder Zahl

Young Bond - Tod oder Zahl

Author: Steve Cole Illustrator: 0 Format: eBook Release Date: 24/05/2017

Er ist jung.Er ist ein Rebell.Er ist auf dem Weg zur Legende.In Havanna erwartet den funfzehnjahrigen James Bond statt Urlaub eine heikle Mission. Als sein Gastgeber entfuhrt wird, findet James schnell heraus, dass nicht nur dessen Leben in Gefahr ist. Der skrupellose Entfuhrer hat einen Plan, der die ganze Welt bedroht. Mit korrupten Cops und Auftragsmordern auf den Fersen jagt James durch Kuba, um das Schlimmste zu verhindern ...Atemberaubende Spannung, mitreiende Action - das zweite explosive Abenteuer uber den coolsten Geheimagenten der Welt aus Steve Coles Young-Bond-Serie!Alle Bande der Serie:Young Bond - Der Tod stirbt nie Young Bond - Tod oder ZahlYoung Bond - Schneller als der TodWeitere Bande sind in Vorbereitung

Young Bond: Red Nemesis

Young Bond: Red Nemesis

Author: Steve Cole Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/05/2017

Special edition hardback with exclusive extra content - signed by the author. BEFORE THE MAN BECAME THE LEGEND. BEFORE THE BOY BECAME THE MAN. James is back in Steve Cole's fourth and final blistering Young Bond adventure . . . James is on home soil when he receives a package with a message from beyond the grave. The package's mysterious contents put James at the heart of a long-running plot that, if it runs its course, will paint London's streets red with blood. Not only will James have to fight to stay alive and save the country he loves, but to clear the Bond family name, which he holds so dear. The stakes couldn't be higher, and James doesn't know who he can trust . . . Books in the series: 1. SHOOT TO KILL 2. HEADS YOU DIE 3. STRIKE LIGHTNING 4. RED NEMESIS

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