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Frank Cottrell Boyce

  • 5 stars across 29 books
    Frank Cottrell Boyce is the award-winning author of many books including  Millions, Cosmic, The Astounding Broccoli Boy  and  Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth  . He is also a successful writer of film scripts and, along with Danny Boyle, devised the Opening Ceremony for the London 2012 Olympics.

     

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    28th February 2019

    The Great Rocket Robbery: World Book Day 2019

    Laika and her fellow street dogs are being trained up for the greatest adventure in history - a trip to the moon! But ... More

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    26th March 2015

    Cosmic

    It's one giant leap for all boy-kind in Frank Cottrell Boyce's out-of-this-world story: Cosmic . Liam is too big... More

    (23 reviews)
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    26th March 2015

    Millions

    Frank Cottrell Boyce's story, Millions - the tale of a not-so-great train robbery - is an absolute treasure! ... More

    (14 reviews)
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    25th February 2016

    The Astounding Broccoli Boy

    Rory Rooney likes to be prepared for all eventualities. His favourite book is Don't Be Scared, Be Prepared , and he... More

    (14 reviews)
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    13th May 2021

    Noah's Gold

    'Brilliantly entertaining & thought provoking . . . I am in total awe.' David Walliams 'Proper, sparkly, witt... More

    (10 reviews)
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    2nd May 2019

    Runaway Robot

    Runaway Robot is a funny and heartwarming adventure about two best friends helping put themselves back together,... More

    (8 reviews)
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    4th October 2012

    The Unforgotten Coat

    Winner of the 2012 Guardian Children's Fiction Prize, this is a stunning and magical story of a summer of friendship... More

    (5 reviews)
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    9th February 2017

    Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth

    The Blythes are a big, warm, rambunctious family who live on a small farm and sometimes foster children. Now Prez has ... More

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    8th July 2015

    Ted Rules the World

    Ted thinks there's something fishy going on. Ever since his birthday when he got a special loyalty card at the local sho... More

    (4 reviews)
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    6th June 2008

    Millions

    Two brothers, Damian and Anthony, are unwittingly caught up in a train robbery during Britain's countdown to join the Eu... More

    (4 reviews)
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