The Great Rocket Robbery: World Book Day 2019

Frank Cottrell-Boyce

Illustrated by Steven Lenton

Ages 9-12
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28 February 2019
112 pages


Laika and her fellow street dogs are being trained up for the greatest adventure in history – a trip to the moon! But Laika can't wait to see the stars – so she hatches a plan with her friends to get her there all on her own . . .

Join Laika and friends in The Great Rocket Robbery by Carnegie Medal-winning author Frank Cottrell-Boyce, illustrated by Steven Lenton – final destination: adventure!

Light-hearted and profound

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Full of heart and emotion that might just bring a tear to your eye. If it doesn’t though it’s still got lightsabers and alien space dogs.

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Wholly original and exceptionally funny

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