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David Ross

David Ross

  • 4 stars across 24 books
Bob Cattell was born in East Anglia in 1948 and now lives in Wenhaston, Suffolk. He combines his job as an advertising copywriter with writing children's books about sport. He is a lifelong Aston Villa supporter. David Ross was somehow always the reserve in his school football team, which gave him lots of time to observe the game. He loves to hate supporting Heart of Midlothian and has written numerous other books for children. David Lives in Burley Gate, Herefordshire.
5th September 2019

The Jade Dragonball

Sara Livingstone's school trip to the Beijing Palace Museum takes a terrifying turn when an encounter with the ancient Q... MoreThe Jade Dragonball

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15th November 2009

World Cup 2010

New for the 2010 World Cup. , this series covers both the 2010 World Cup in South Africa but also sets it in historical ... MoreWorld Cup 2010

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6th April 1999

Bad Boys

This aspirational, near-reality series carries a sly slant on recognisable names, faces and issues from the world of foo... MoreBad Boys

(0 reviews) Review
6th April 1999

Big Deal

This aspirational, near-reality series carries a sly slant on recognisable names, faces and issues from the world of foo... MoreBig Deal

(0 reviews) Review
4th October 2010

Red Hot

There is glamour, excitement and great satisfaction in being a young star footballer. Thomas Headley's skills have made ... MoreRed Hot

(0 reviews) Review
4th March 2010

Young Blood

When you're slipping down the Premiere League and picking up speed, it's time for drastic action. Sherwood Strikers belo... MoreYoung Blood

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4th October 2010

Shoot-out

Something isn't going quite right for the Sherwood Strikers. Richest side in the League, packed with star players - and ... MoreShoot-out

(0 reviews) Review
1st April 1998

Story of Bonnie Prince Charlie

Charles Edward Stuart (31 December 1720 - 31 January 1788), was commonly known in Britain during his lifetime as The Y... MoreStory of Bonnie Prince Charlie

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12th August 1998

Story of Robert the Bruce

The story of the King of Scots, Robert the Bruce, is retold in a format suitable for children.... MoreStory of Robert the Bruce

(0 reviews) Review
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