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The Portal By Andrew Norriss

The Portal
by Andrew Norriss

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You tend to remember the day your parents disappear. It's one of those things that sticks in your mind. Another of those things is the incredible discovery that behind your dad's office door lies an intergalactic portal. When both of these things happen to William Seward and his brother Daniel they're left with two questions.
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The Portal by Andrew Norriss

You tend to remember the day your parents disappear. It's one of those things that sticks in your mind. Another of those things is the incredible discovery that behind your dad's office door lies an intergalactic portal . . .

When both of these things happen to William Seward and his brother Daniel they're left with two questions. What are they going to do now? And where are their parents?

Warm, funny, accessible fiction, perfect for boys and girls aged 9 to 12.

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The Portal Reviews


'Full of believable characters and funny writing, this pacy science-fiction adventure . . . will leave both boys and girls hoping for a sequel' - Junior Education

'Norriss has a wonderful light comic touch' - Sunday Telegraph

Praise for Aquila:

'A wonderful story . . . believable characters, bags of humour and deft plotting with a very satisfying twist' - Telegraph

'Brilliant and inspirational. The plot was light and perfect' - Whitbread Award Judging Panel

About Andrew Norriss


Andrew Norriss was born in Scotland, went to university in Ireland and taught history in England for ten years before becoming a full-time writer. He has written and co-written many episodes of Bafta Award-winning comedy and children's drama for television, and has written six novels for children, including Aquila, which won the Whitbread Children's Book of the Year. He lives with his wife and two children in Hampshire.

Additional information

GOR001940693
The Portal by Andrew Norriss
Andrew Norriss
Used - Good
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
2007-08-02
224
014132158X
9780141321585
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.