Ross Welford 4 Books Children Collection Paperback Set
Titles in this set:
- The 1,000 Year Old Boy
- The Dog Who Saved The World
- What Not To Do If You Turn Invisible
- Time Travelling With A Hamster
The 1,000-year-old Boy
Alfie Monk is like any other nearly teenage boy except hes 1,000 years old and can remember the last Viking invasion of England.Obviously no one believes him.So when everything Alfie knows and loves is destroyed in a fire, and the modern world comes crashing in, Alfie embarks on a mission to find friendship, acceptance, and a different way to live
What Not to Do If You Turn Invisible
From the author of the unforgettable bestseller TIME TRAVELLING WITH A HAMSTER comes another surprising, beautiful and funny novel about a child who, by disappearing, will write herself into your heart foreverTurning invisible at will: its one way of curing your acne. But far more drastic than 13 year-old Ethel Leatherhead intended when she tried a combination of untested medicines and a sunbed.Its fun at first, being invisible. And aided by her friend Boydy, she manages to keep her extraordinary ability secret. Or does sheWhen one day the invisibility fails to wear off, Ethel is thrown into a nightmare of lies and deception as she struggles to keep herself safe, to find the remedy that will make her seen again and solve the mystery of her own birth
Time Travelling with a Hamster
A story that crosses time and generations, for adventure-loving readers young and old."My dad died twice. Once when he was thirty nine and again four years later when he was twelve.On Al Chaudhurys twelfth birthday his beloved Grandpa Byron gives him a letter from Als late father. In it Al receives a mission: travel back to 1984 in a secret time machine and save his fathers life.Al soon discovers that time travel requires daring and imagination. It also requires lies, theft, setting his school on fire and ignoring philosophical advice from Grandpa Byron. All without losing his pet hamster, Alan Shearer Time Travelling With a Hamster is a funny, heart-warming race-against-time and across generations adventure that you will wont be able to put down.
The Dog who Saved the World
When eleven-year-old Georgie befriends an eccentric retired scientist, she becomes the test subject for a thrilling new experiment: a virtual-reality 3D version of the future.
But then a deadly disease threatens the life of every dog in the country and Georgies beloved dog, Mr Mash, gets sick. And thats only the start of her troubles. Soon, Georgie and Mr Mash must embark on a desperate quest: to save every dog on earth, and maybe even all of humanity without actually leaving the room. An extraordinary quest with the biggest stakes of all, and a huge idea at its heart, this is time travel" but not as you know it.