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Marvin Redpost 6: A Flying Birthday Cake?

Written by Louis Sachar

Part of the Marvin Redpost S. Series

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When Marvin Redpost makes a new friend at school, he is introduced to a whole different, challenging and fun perspective on life.

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Marvin Redpost 6: A Flying Birthday Cake? Synopsis

Marvin cannot get to sleep. It's late, the ground is hard in Nick Tuffle's garden, he is far too full on cake and he has drunk too much punch. Then he hears a low humming noise. He feels the earth shudder beneath him and there is a bright flash - sort of the same colour as the green icing on Nick's birthday cake. Is he dreaming or was that a flying birthday cake, candles aglow? Perhaps something much stranger is on the horizon...

Marvin Redpost 6: A Flying Birthday Cake? Press Reviews

'Louis Sachar is one of the few masters of American fiction'
Independent on Sunday Praise for

'Holes': 'Magic and hard realism come crashing together. This is an extraordinary and unconventional novel'
Observer

'An exceptionally good novel'
Sunday Times Praise for

'Sideways Stories from Wayside School': 'Thirty clever, fast-moving stories that describe the bizarre events at Wayside School ... each story is refreshingly different'
Guardian

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ISBN: 9781408801642
Publication date: 21/06/2010
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781408801642
Publication date: 21st June 2010
Author: Louis Sachar
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 128 pages
Suitable for: 5+ readers
Genres: General Fiction
Recommendations: eBooks

About Louis Sachar

Julia Eccleshare, our very own editorial expert as well as Children's Books Editor of the Guardian says of Louis: Best-selling author Louis Sachar took the world by storm with Holes, his remarkable story about a group of boys in a reform camp. But he deserves to be just as famous and popular for his many other books which display his hallmark qualities of warmth, empathy and understanding of all kinds of young readers but especially those whose lives have gone a bit awry. Young readers are immediately attracted to Louis Sachar’s novels for his great and unusual stories ...

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