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The Iron Man

Written by Ted Hughes

Illustrated by Chris Mould

Adventure Stories Featured Books for 11+ readers Featured Books for 9+ readers

The Iron Man Synopsis

The Iron Man came to the top of the cliff. Where had he come from? Nobody knows. How was he made? Nobody knows.

Mankind must put a stop to the dreadful destruction by the Iron Man and set a trap for him, but he cannot be kept down. Then, when a terrible monster from outer space threatens to lay waste to the planet, it is the Iron Man who finds a way to save the world.

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Book Information

ISBN: 9780571348862
Publication date: 1st August 2019
Author: Ted Hughes
Illustrator: Chris Mould
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 144 pages
Suitable for: 11+ readers, 9+ readers
Genres: Adventure Stories

About Ted Hughes

Ted Hughes is widely considered one of the greatest poets of his generation and indeed one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century. He was born in Yorkshire in 1930, and was Poet Laureate from 1984 until his death in 1998. In 1974 Hughes was awarded the Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry. In 1977 he was awarded an OBE for services to Literature, and was awarded the Order of Merit in 1998. His most widely read classic children’s story The Iron Man, has been adapted for both stage and screen, and is regarded as one of the greatest children’s ...

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