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Dixie O'Day: In the Fast Lane

Written by Shirley Hughes

Part of the Dixie O'Day Series

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Dixie and Percy run into all sorts of peril, as does their arch enemy, Lou Ella. But who will win, and will Lou Ella get her comeuppance?

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Dixie O'Day: In the Fast Lane Synopsis

Introducing Dixie O'Day and also, of course, his friend Percy! This dashing duo are always getting into adventures - here they enter the All-Day Car Race little knowing what is ahead of them! Dixie and Percy run into all sorts of peril, as does their arch enemy, Lou Ella. But who will win, and will Lou Ella get her comeuppance?

Dixie O'Day: In the Fast Lane Press Reviews

This is perfect for new readers with fun and lively illustrations punctuating the story throughout The Bookseller Toad of Toad Hall would enjoy this as bedtime reading. Vulliamy's perky drawings are as accessible as a superior comic and guaranteed, alongside Hughes's racey narrative, to get young readers behind the wheel Observer


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ISBN: 9781782300120
Publication date: 08/08/2013
Publisher: Bodley Head Children's Books an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781782300120
Publication date: 8th August 2013
Author: Shirley Hughes
Publisher: Bodley Head Children's Books an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 128 pages
Suitable for: 5+ readers, 7+ readers
Genres: Adventure Stories
Recommendations: eBooks

About Shirley Hughes

Winner of the Book Trust Lifetime Achievement Award 2015.   Shirley Hughes has won many prestigious awards, including the Kate Greenaway Medal twice. She began to write and design her own picture  books when she had a young family and has now published more than two hundred titles. Shirley's first novel, Hero on a Bicycle (9781406336115) was published by Walker in 2012, and her critically acclaimed adventure, Whistling in the Dark was published in 2015. She lives in West London.   Click here to read more about the author.

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