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Steve Skidmore

  • 5 stars across 166 books

    STEVE BARLOW is tall and hairy, STEVE SKIDMORE isn't! They are known as "THE 2 STEVES", the UK's most popular writing double act for young people, specialising in comedy and adventure.


    THE 2 STEVES have been writing together for nearly twenty five years. They have written over 180 books for young people and have also acted as series editors for major publishing houses. In addition to their many popular fiction titles, they have written extensively for the reluctant/struggling reader and contributed comedy/educational material for TV shows.


    THE 2 STEVES are in great demand - performing at festivals and in schools and libraries throughout the world, where their shows are described as "Hilarious... brilliant... and mad"!


    To find out more about "THE 2 STEVES", visit their website at www.the2steves.net

    2nd April 2015

    My Pet Book

    Most pets are cats and dogs, but what do you do if you want a different kind of pet, one that doesn't meow or bark? Bob... More

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    1st November 2012

    Action Dogs 3: Danger on the Ice

    The heat is on. Evil kitty crime lord Katmanchew has unleashed his most diabolical weapon yet: a giant katio heater - an... More

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    15th September 2011

    EDGE: I HERO: Alien Raid

    You are a commander in the Galaxy Defence Force. You have fought against many aliens, but now a huge invasion fleet has ... More

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    1st June 2012

    Action Dogs: Ocean of Peril

    When killer cats are clawing for world domination, it's time to unleash man's best friend. Little do we know it, but man... More

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    28th November 2016

    EDGE: I HERO: Immortals: Unicorn

    YOU are the Blue Unicorn, and you live in the Rainbow Isle. Evil Empress, Yin Yang, wants to steal all the colour from... More

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    26th April 2018

    EDGE: I HERO: Legends: King Arthur

    YOU are Arthur, bold and brave King of the Britons. With your knights of the Round Table, you rule fairly. But there ... More

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    24th May 2018

    EDGE: I HERO: Toons: Kung Fu Kitten

    Take on the role of a cartoon hero in this fully interactive, wacky, choose-your-own-destiny adventure story. The U... More

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    19th November 1998

    The Lost Diary of Shakespeare's Ghostwriter

    The eighth Lost Diary - factually accurate, fictionally funny! William Shakespeare himself needs no introduction, but ... More

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    1st February 2005

    Mad Myths: Stone Me!

    A highly entertaining take on the Medusa Myth set in a primary school.... More

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    20th April 2006

    A Touch of Wind

    Perce, Andy, Willard and Eddie are not enjoying the school Outward Bound trip to Bogmouth, it is wet and cold and most o... More

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