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Boom! (CD(s))

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From the moment that Jim and his best friend Charlie bug the staffroom and overhear two of their teachers speaking to each other in a secret language, they know there's an adventure on its way. But what does "spudvetch" mean, and why do Mr Kidd's eyes flicker with fluorescent blue light when Charlie says it to him? Perhaps Kidd and Pearce are bank robbers talking in code. Perhaps they're spies. Perhaps they're aliens. Whatever it is, Jimbo and Charlie are determined to find out. There really is an adventure on its way. A nuclear-powered, one hundred-ton adventure with reclining seats and a buffet car. And as it gathers speed and begins to spin out of control, it can only end in one way ...with a BOOM!

Children'sFiction & true storiesAdventure stories Publisher: Random House Children's Publishers UK Publication Date: 03/09/2009 ISBN-13: 9781846577352  Details: Type: CD(s) Format: Audiobooks
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Mark Haddon is an author, illustrator and screenwriter who has written fifteen books for children and won two BAFTAs. His bestselling novel, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time was published simultaneously by Jonathan Cape and David Fickling in 2003. It won seventeen literary prizes, including the Whitbread Award. Mark Haddon lives in Oxford. British actor Julian Rhind-Tutt is best known for his role as Dr 'Mac' Macartney in the Channel 4 hit series The Green Wing and has starred in numerous films including Tomorrow Never Dies, Tomb Raider and Notting Hill.

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