The Pitt Street Pirates (RA 7 IA 7-12)
Hare-brained schemes and clever wisecracks abound in this fun comedy. A 'pirate' crew set sail across their local park pond in a homemade boat - there's treasure to be found! But will the gang of modern-day scallywags be able to outwit the rich golf club kids and win the prize? Laugh-out-loud romp from Horrible Histories author Terry Deary. Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 7+
Terry Deary is the author of 270 books over a period of 38 years and is one of the most successful children's authors of all time. His books have sold over 27 million copies worldwide and been translated into over 40 languages, as well as the Horrible Histories series being adapted into a BAFTA award-winning television series for CBBC. Terry was also voted The Outstanding Non-Fiction Author of the 20th Century (Books for Keeps), and he is the 10th most borrowed author in British libraries.