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Glory Gardens 6 - Blaze Of Glory

Glory Gardens 6 - Blaze Of Glory (Paperback)

By Cattell, Bob
Illustrated by Kearney, David

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Glory Gardens CC are Barbados bound for the cricket tour of a lifetime. But they find that cricketing West Indian style is a little more tricky than they first thought. Featuring score sheets and action diagrams, this series is recommended by the English Schools Cricket Associati... read full description below.

ISBN 9780099724117
Barcode 9780099724117
Published 25 July 1997 by Random House
Format Paperback
Series Glory Gardens (part: v.6)
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ISBN-13 9780099724117
ISBN-10 0099724111
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Random House
Imprint Red Fox
Publication Date 25 July 1997
International Publication Date 24 April 1997
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Cattell, Bob
Illustrated by Kearney, David
Series Glory Gardens (part: v.6)
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Sporting Stories
Number of Pages 160
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 10mm
Weight 117g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
Library of Congress Glory Gardens (Imaginary organization), Juvenile fiction, Cricket
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.914
Catalogue Code 12015

Description of this Book

The team's on tour and anything that can go wrong...will! Bob Cattell's cricketing capers are enough to keep any fan happy for\hours - even OUT of season! A cricketing tour of the sunny Caribbean is the perfect combo for the Glory Gardens team. But with the cricket hard and fast, true West Indian-style, the red-hot heat AND certain members of the team treating it as a non-stop food fest...it looks like this time the team might have bitten off more than they can chew!

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Couldn't recommend them highly enough Test Match Special, BBC Radio 4
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Bob Cattell grew up in the fens of East Anglia and now lives near Southwold in Suffolk. In between he worked in London in advertising, bookselling, public relations, copywriting and teaching. His first published children's book was Glory in the Cup (in the Glory Gardens cricket series), written while he was running a bookshop on a boat in Greenwich. He likes walking in mountains, theatre, opera and most sports and supports Yorkshire CCC and Aston Villa.

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