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It's Cal and Annie's first day at their new school. Cal is terrified that his little sister is going to tell the other children at school the family secret - that their dad is a pirate. All goes well to begin with, but as the day progresses, the news soon gets out!
This is Book 581 in the Collins Big Cat Series. See all Collins Big Cat books here.
Susan spent ten years as a teacher in comprehensive schools and on youth training schemes, before becoming a full-time writer. She has won the Sheffield Book Award and has been shortlisted for both the Carnegie Medal and Guardian Children's Fiction Prize.More about Susan Gates
Angela Kanter is a journalist and writer who has published several books for children, including MY BALLERINA SISTER ON STAGE (Red Fox). She contributed to Kingfisher's YOU'RE THE BEST: STORIES ABOUT FRIENDSHIP (2006) and DON'T KISS THE FROG! PRINCESS STORIES WITH ATTITUDE (2007). She lives in London with her husband and two daughters. Maddy McClellan grMore about Maddy McClellan