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Boy Overboard

Boy Overboard
 

A story of adventure, ball control and hope. Jamal and Bibi have a dream. To lead Australia to soccer glory in the next World Cup. But first they must face landmines, pirates, storms and assassins. Can Jamal and his family survive their incredible journey and get to Australia? So... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781742283722
Published 1 August 2002 by Penguin
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en
Author(s) By Gleitzman, Morris
Availability Wheelers ePlatform

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ISBN-13 9781742283722
ISBN-10
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Penguin eBooks
Publication Date 1 August 2002
Publication Country
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Gleitzman, Morris
Category Adventure Stories
Teenage Romance
War Stories
Fiction Dealing With Multiculturalism
Australian
NSW Ebook Premier's Reading Challenge 2019
Ebook Challenge Level: 5-6
Ebook Challenge Level: 5-6
Ebook Challenge Level: 7-8
Number of Pages 204
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 9-12 years
Reading Age 9-12 years
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code A823.30
Catalogue Code 635226

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A story of adventure, ball control and hope. Jamal and Bibi have a dream. To lead Australia to soccer glory in the next World Cup. But first they must face landmines, pirates, storms and assassins. Can Jamal and his family survive their incredible journey and get to Australia? Sometimes, to save the people you love, you have to go overboard.

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Author's Bio

Morris Gleitzman grew up in England and came to Australia when he was sixteen. After university he worked for ten years as a screenwriter. Then he had a wonderful experience. He wrote a novel for young people. Now, after 40 books, he's one of Australia's most popular authors. He was appointed the Australian Children's Laureate for 2018-2019.

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