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Jack Bates and the Wizard's Spell

Leslie Grantham

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ISBN 10: 1903500516 / ISBN 13: 9781903500514
Published by Mambi Books
New Condition: New Soft cover
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"Jack Bates and the Wizard's Spell" is the first in a series of books chronicling the adventures of Jack and his friends in the wonderful world of the OTHER. It's a rollercoaster ride, full of drama and colour, strange creatures and strange landscapes. Full of magic! Num Pages: 360 pages, 8. BIC Classification: YF. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 131 x 199 x 38. Weight in Grams: 438. . 2016. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9781903500514

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Title: Jack Bates and the Wizard's Spell

Publisher: Mambi Books

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition:New

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The book is unique in its genre, as it combines true history with myth and legend. It's a story that's different than any other you may have read. Could it be true? Who knows?"Jack Bates and the Wizard's Spell" will be enjoyed by kids of all ages, from eight to eighty - and beyond. It has everything - action, adventure, enchantment, romance, wizardry and total charm. The reader will travel with Jack on his journey from a shy, introverted boy, to a courageous young leader and his character will resonate with and appeal to kids and adults alike - boys and girls, men and women.The narrative is "simple but sophisticated", and that's not a contradiction in terms. The story is simple enough for younger readers to understand, yet the style is sophisticated enough for older readers to appreciate. You won't just like "Jack Bates and the Wizard's Spell", you'll love it! You'll be captivated from the very first page, wanting to know what's going to happen next, feeling as if you're a part of the story - inside the pages yourself!

About the Author:

Leslie Grantham is an English actor and veteran of film, television and theatre in a varied career spanning 35 years and including productions such as Doctor Who, Jewel in the Crown, Shadow Run, The Paradise Club and as co-presenter of Fort Boyard. He is best known for his part as Dirty Den Watts in the BBC soap Eastenders which he played from 1984-1989 and 2003-2005. After leaving the TV series he continued his career in television and theatre. A regular in panto as principal lead, producer and director, he spends his spare time writing. Leslie was inspired to write this story after listening to some school kids on a bus discussing their homework, which was about finding King Richard the Third's skeleton under a car park in Leicester.

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