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Tripwire

Written by Steve Cole, Chris Hunter

Part of the Tripwire Series

Tripwire Synopsis

Got you. The sight of the bomb hit Felix like a punch in the guts. Just twelve minutes remaining on the clock . . . He was going to have to move fast. Following a devastating terrorist bomb attack on Heathrow airport, Felix Smith is determined to avenge his father's death. He successfully becomes a member of the Minos Chapter, a secret service full of gifted under-age recruits. His speciality - Bomb Disposal. Felix and his fellow recruits are now the ultimate spooks - trained to fight terror with terror. The timer is ticking . . . .

Tripwire Press Reviews

The plot and the writing are both smart and pacy with a goodly few red herrings to stir up the mix a bit. But the stand-out parts of Tripwire are the scenes when Felix defuses explosives. It's utterly chilling, edge-of-the-seat stuff * The Bookbag * The plot and the writing are both smart and pacy with a goodly few red herrings to stir up the mix a bit . . . Utterly chilling, edge-of-the-seat stuff -- Jill Murphy * The Bookbag * This is a terrific page turner of a novel. . . . A new, very readable series and probably one worth getting your reluctant readers hooked on * writeaway.org.uk * A gripping, action packed adventure, with never a dull moment and a shooting and/or fight and/or bomb disposal on seemingly every page * MyChild.co.uk * This book is nail-biting throughout, but the ending is totally brilliant -- Cara Anderson * Teen Titles *

Book Information

ISBN: 9780552560832
Publication date: 1st April 2010
Author: Steve Cole, Chris Hunter
Publisher: Corgi Childrens an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 256 pages

About Steve Cole, Chris Hunter

Stephen (aka Steve) Cole has established himself as a highly versatile commercial writer for all age groups, his Astrosaurs series has become a UK top-ten children's bestseller and his YA thriller trilogy Thieves Like Us has been published in a number of languages. Also an expert in TV and film tie-ins, he has provided novelisations, non-fiction titles and original fiction for properties such as Shrek and Doctor Who. His most recent project for RHCB - Z. Rex - was sold pre-publication to Dreamworks Animation for film. Stephen graduated with first class honours in English Literature and Film Studies from the ...

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