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Sky Chasers

Sky Chasers

Magpie witnesses a strange spectacle above the streets of Paris: a boy suspended in the air. It ends in disaster - even so, Magpie is enthralled by the idea of flying. But others, too, are determined to discover Montgolfier's secrets ...

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ISBN 9781910655535
Barcode 9781910655535
Published 1 March 2018 by Chicken House Ltd
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Carroll, Emma
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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781910655535
ISBN-10 1910655538
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Chicken House Ltd
Imprint Chicken House Ltd
Publication Date 1 March 2018
International Publication Date 4 January 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Carroll, Emma
Category Adventure Stories
Animal Stories
Historical Fiction
Number of Pages 288
Dimensions Width: 134mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 20mm
Weight 210g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code 766289

Description of this Book

A encounter with a boy dangling from the sky changes pickpocket Magpie's life forever. Like her, the boy dreams of flying over the rooftops of Paris. His family, the Montgolfiers, are desperate to be first to discover the secret of flight. Together with Pierre, Magpie is soon caught up in a world of inflatable bloomers, spies and a trio of unruly animals in a race to be the first to fly a hot air balloon - in front of the King and Queen of France.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 4 stars (out of 5)

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