Your cart

Close

Total AUD

Checkout

Imprint

  • Hodder Children's Books

Books for Boys: Save that Train!: Book 12

Ian Whybrow, Mark Beech

4 Reviews

Rated 0

Books For Boys, For National Curriculum Key Stage 1, For National Curriculum Key Stage 2, Interest age: from c 5 years, Fiction, Adventure stories (Children's / Teenage), Historical fiction (Children's / Teenage)

These books offer the first steps on the path to reading confidence: with blatant boy appeal, but enough drama, excitement and humour to entice ALL readers.

Philip's dad has always told him he can be a Somebody.

But Philip's more interested in catapults and chewing gum ... and whether he can be in Mickey Durston's gang.

On the day when the steam engine is in danger, though, who will have the guts to save the train

Ian Whybrow's BOOKS FOR BOYS are funny, pacy reads from one of the UK's best-loved authors - collect them all!

Read More Read Less

Praise for Books for Boys: Save that Train!: Book 12

  • These funny, inventive, high quality stories touch on subjects dear to boys' hearts....Wonderful stuff, with plenty to please both sexes. - TES Primary

  • Full of adventure and humour, these are not just for boys, but for all young readers who love aliens, heroes, football and go-karting - The London Parents Guide

  • Wacky and inventive, this is a real boys' page turner - Belfast Telegraph

  • High action, high adventure and brilliant humour! - East Anglian Daily Times

Read More Read Less

Ian Whybrow

Ian Whybrow has lived in Kent, various places in London and as far afield as Hong Kong and New York. The most important thing to him in his writing is that it reads aloud brilliantly and that there is something in it for everyone.

This website uses cookies. Using this website means you are okay with this but you can find out more and learn how to manage your cookie choices here.Close cookie policy overlay