Airman

Author: Eoin Colfer
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  • : $8.00(NZD)
  • : 9780141322216
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : Puffin Books
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  • : January 2009
  • : 198mm X 129mm X 30mm
  • : United Kingdom
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  • : books

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  • : Eoin Colfer
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  • : Paperback
  • : 1
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  • : en
  • : very good
  • : 472
  • : Illustrations
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Description

'A fast-moving, action-packed read'- Sunday Express'Wonderfully inventive . . . great stuff'- Mail on SundayOne dark night on the island of Great Saltee, fourteen-year-old Conor is framed for a terrible crime he didn't commit. Thrown into prison by the dastardly Hugo Bonvilain, Conor is trapped in a seaswept dungeon and branded a traitor. He must escape and clear his name; he wants his old life back - his family, his friends . . . and his princess.
Conor knows there is only one way out. It's an impossible task, which has never been done before. But Conor is determined to do it. He'll have to fly.
'A swashbuckling adventure full of excitement, betrayal . . . it has a dashing young hero, a dastardly villain . . . explosions and a princess'- Irish Independent'Better fun than this will be hard to come by . . . enjoy it while it lasts'- The Times

Awards

Shortlisted for Bisto Book of the Year Award 2009 and Carnegie Medal 2009.