The plan is to carry out the biggest robbery ever by stealing diamonds worth over 200 million in London. The problem is that the police are watching. Will the gang get the diamonds before the police can stop them?"
Roy Apps is the author of fifty children\'s books, including The Twitches, Time Spinner and the hugely popular How To Handle series for Scholastic. Currently, he is writing The Fang Gang series for Bloomsbury and the Crime Files series for Franklin Watts. His novel The Secret Summer of Daniel Lyons won The Writers\' Guild Children\'s Book Award and was shortlisted for the Whitbread Awards. It is now a successful musical. Roy writes extensively for radio, theatre and TV. In 2001 he was awarded a BAFTA for his children\'s TV work, which includes Byker Grove, The Ghost Hunter and Barmy Aunt Boomerang. Roy visits schools, libraries and bookshops to read from his books and to share the secrets of The Shed in Your Head . He runs Writing Projects for all ages and over the last few years has helped young and new writers make books, stage plays, films, performance poetry and most recently, an opera.