A series of true-life adventures for reluctant or less-able readers, encompassing astonishing feats and adventures, dangerous journeys and great moments from the world of football. Each book contains three short stories of approximately 1,500 words each on a linked theme, written in a very accessible style and illustrated throughout with lively black-and-white line artwork. Where possible the illustrations have a "non-fiction" feel: maps, diagrams and cutaways all feature.
Award-winning author Anthony Masters know how 'to hook his reader from the first page' Books for Keeps. He is a best-selling children's author renowned for tackling serious issues through gripping stories, but he has also written extensively for adults, both fiction and non-fiction. He lives in Sussex with his wife and has three children.