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Captain Firebeard's School for Pirates

Author: Illustrator: Anna Chernyshova

Welcome to Cap'n Firebeard's School for Pirates - the fiercest, baddest
school on all the Seven Seas.

Here, students are taught to be fierce and brave, and lessons include
'walking the plank', 'pirate speak' and 'crow's nest climbing'.
Each book will see the class putting these new-found skills to
the test in a real pirating adventure!

Publisher: Scholastic
Format: Paperback
Published: 4th August 2016
Number of Pages: 208

ISBN-13: 9781407163390

Age Ranking
  1. #217 of 1864 books for 6 year olds
  2. #453 of 1512 books for 9 year olds
  3. #506 of 1816 books for 7 year olds
  4. #1375 of 1823 books for 2 year olds
  5. #1485 of 1818 books for 5 year olds
7 Book reviews
26th September '16
Agurr read it aged 9
Captain Firebeard's School for Pirates 9781407163390
5 stars
I enjoyed this book very much. I liked it as I like reading pirate story's. It had loads of action which made it exciting. I liked it when the children found the treasure by leaving their room. It looked like they were going to get told off, but they didn't. Captain fire beard actually wanted someone to find it one day. To a friend I would rate this 5 stars.
21st September '16
I read it to Batman aged 6
Captain Firebeard's School for Pirates 9781407163390
5 stars
As soon as I started reading this to my son it reminded me of Harry Potter except it was a school for pirates aboard a pirate ship , the characters were like Harry, Ron and Hermonie. 
I loved doing the funny voices especially talking like a pirate. 
My son wasn't so sure on the pictures, he kept asking "why are they orange ?" , maybe a bit of colour would have been nice. 
Would love to see further adventures from Captain Firebeards Ship. 
4th October '16
I read it to AnnaC aged 7
Captain Firebeard's School for Pirates 9781407163390
5 stars
half way through this at the moment, reading it as a bedtime story to our 7 yo but its really hard not to get carried away with the voices; loving the characters and the storyline, I cant wait to find out where it goes to next
29th August '16
dannylee read it aged 6
Captain Firebeard's School for Pirates 9781407163390
4 stars
Like their different nicknames and McBeaky the parrot says the funniest things at the most awkward times.  Interesting pirate sayings and see their wonderful adventures they get up to while learning to be a pirate
29th August '16
I read it to LewisT aged 2
Captain Firebeard's School for Pirates 9781407163390
4 stars
the illustrations & colours in this book are amazing. A funny quirky little book that has Lovely pirate sayings and a wonderful pirate adventure that gets them up to mischief while learning to be a pirate - overall a lovely book
4th August '16
I read it (an adult)
Captain Firebeard's School for Pirates 9781407163390
4 stars
This is the first book in a new series of pirate stories and it's packed full of adventure and skulduggery. It follows Tommy and his friends, Jo and Milton, as they embark on their first term at pirate school. School is upon the Seven Seas aboard the Rusty Barnacle, Captain Firebeard's boat. There are lessons in how to speak like a pirate; climbing the rigging; cutlass swishing and pirate history. Forget school book bags and house teams though, here pupils are assigned a parrot and their own special pirate name. Before long, the three friends are putting their newly acquired skills into practice on a daredevil quest to find the lost treasure of Mandaloo.
The book is richly illustrated by Anna Chernyshova in black, white and a fiery, neon orange - matching Captain Firebeard's unruly beard. There are full page and double page illustrations, as well as pictures alongside the text, and they perfectly capture the excitement and humour of the story.
Captain Firebeard's School for Pirates has everything you could wish for in a pirate adventure: a treasure map and buried treasure, secret codes to decipher, wooden legs, eye patches, and a zip wire made of spaghetti.
22nd September '16
I read it to Mollym aged 5
Captain Firebeard's School for Pirates 9781407163390
4 stars
A qwerky book all about the diferent things you need to learn in order to become a pirate. My daughter loved all the different characters especially the parrot! I loved the uniqueness of the illustrations but don't think my daughter was a fan of all the orange! 
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