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The Jewelled Jaguar


'When a hole in the ground opened up and swallowed my mum, my life changed forever...'

With his mother in hospital in a coma, Griffin has to stay with the uncle and aunt he hasn't seen in years. His cousin Cinnamon doesn't want him there. What's going on? Is it something to do with the fabulous Aztec knife about to go on display in the museum? Is it really cursed? Griffin and Cinnamon will have to find a way to work together to survive when they are lured down into the secret tunnels...

Publisher: Firefly Press Ltd
Format: Paperback
Published: 15th September 2017
Number of Pages: 216

ISBN-13: 9781910080641

Age Ranking
  1. #223 of 386 books for 12 year olds
  2. #332 of 1513 books for 9 year olds
  3. #486 of 727 books for 11 year olds
  4. #717 of 1139 books for 10 year olds
  5. #1163 of 1816 books for 7 year olds
  6. #1292 of 1615 books for 8 year olds
  7. #2078 of 2308 books for 4 year olds
10 Book reviews
15th October '17
I read it to Bob1 aged 8
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5 stars
I read this to my 8 year old daughter, and she really enjoyed the characters in this book.  Griffin is a great characters, his life takes a very unexpected turn when his Mum is plunged into a sink hole.  He is then sent to live with his estranged Uncle and his family.  The jewelled jaguar refers to an Aztec knife that Griffin's mum discovered many years ago...or did she?  My daughter thoroughly enjoyed the plot, and it ends on several cliffhangers for the chapters.  A great read, perfect for or a boy or girl aged 8+.
27th November '17
Oliviathegamer read it aged 12
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5 stars
I thought this book might be a bit scary from the original review, but it is a really great book, lots of fun and action.
14th February '18
ashtonslater read it aged 11
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5 stars
AThis book was exciting and amazing.I liked the bit where they race to the well 
18th October '17
I read it to Ama123 aged 7
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5 stars
From the first chapter I was sucked right into this story (ha ha, pun intended!). A hole has opened up outside Griffin's house and his mum had been sucked in. Fortunately, he dives in and saves her. His mum is so injured that he has to go live with his strange uncle and aunt in their weird broken down house. The worst bit is his mean cousin Cinnamon. 

Griffin's mum discovered a valuable Aztec knife, the Jewelled Jaguar which is returning to Pembrokeshire when all the trouble begins. 

'The Jewelled Jaguar' is a great story to read. It's a real page-turner with memorable characters and an intriguing mystery to solve. It reminded me of reading a modern day Enid Blyton story.
I will definitely be reading the other books by Sharon Tregenza. I can't wait!
12th October '17
Josh read it aged 9
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5 stars
This is an awesome book where Griffin Tudor has to go and stay with his cousins after an accident happens to his mother and she is in a coma. His cousin, Cinamon does not like him but when he saves her from death she comes around! There is a lot of adventure and mystery. The story is not about animals but about a jewelled Aztec knife.

I would recommend this to other 9 - 12 year olds.
22nd October '17
ashtonslater read it aged 10
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5 stars
I found this book to be intense and very interesting to read. I would recommend to anyone my age boy or girl 
20th February '18
Jacob06 read it aged 9
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4 stars
I liked the main character in the book, a boy called Griffin. His mum got sucked into a giant sink hole, and got hurt very badly. So Griffin had to stay with his Aunt and Uncle and Horrible cousin Cinnamon. They go on an awesome adventure. I liked all the action in this book. The text was a good size and easy to read, and the length of the book wasn’t too long.
11th October '17
EH read it aged 8
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4 stars
This book is about a boy called Griffin, whose mother goes missing and has to go into hospital. Griffin has to go to this Aunt and Uncles and Cousin's house to stay.  Griffin and his cousin go to a museum and get involved in a mystery. Someone wants to steal the jewelled jaguar, and Griff and his cousin have to stop them. I enjoyed this book because it was about mysteries.
7th October '17
Booyu read it aged 8
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4 stars
I liked this book because I like adventure stories. It's not a story about big cats but a Aztec Knife, it is however adventure filled.  It is about a boy called Griffin Tudor who's mum was hurt by a hole that opened up under his house and she is put into coma. He then has to go to stay with his aunt, uncle and cousin Cinnamon at their house. His cousin doesn't want him there. Then when he and his cousin find out that there is secret tunnels under the house the adventure really begins. I won't tell you anymore of the story, you will just have to read it but I will say it is a good read. It's a good book with lots of descriptions and short chapters. I would recommend this to my friends.
8th October '17
Sebbytris read it aged 4
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4 stars
Great book. Griffin has to stay with his aunt and uncle has his mum is in a come. His cousin Cinnamon doesnt want him there. They have a great adventure after finding tunnels under the house. Enjoyed reading this book
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