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Bring Me the Head of Oliver Plunkett By Colin Bateman

Bring Me the Head of Oliver Plunkett
by Colin Bateman

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More hilarious adventures for Eddie and his gang, this time on the track of a stolen head...
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Bring Me the Head of Oliver Plunkett Summary

Bring Me the Head of Oliver Plunkett by Colin Bateman

Someone has stolen Saint Oliver Plunkett's head. It should be safe in Drogheda Cathedral, emanating its healing powers and generally looking rather scary. With the help of the boy who blames himself for the theft, Eddie and his gang get on the case. But it's not long before the other gangs are involved, including Captain Black and the Reservoir Pups...

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Bring Me the Head of Oliver Plunkett Reviews

Bateman's dry sense of humour makes this a very readable choice for the nine-plus * Newbury Weeekly News *
Raw, edgy, unstoppably energetic and very, very funny. Older boys in particular will love this outrageous adventure. * Bookfest 2004 *
Cinematic action, droll narration, and imaginative plotting guarantee wide and varied readerly appeal * Centre for Children's Books *
Thriller plot turns and pacing will keep these pages turning * Publishers weekly *

About Colin Bateman

Colin Bateman was a journalist in Northern Ireland before becoming a full-time writer. His first novel, DIVORCING JACK, won the Betty Trask Prize, and all his novels have been critically acclaimed. He wrote the screenplays for the feature films of DIVORCING JACK, CROSSMAHEART and WILD ABOUT HARRY. He lives in Ireland with his family.

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Bring Me the Head of Oliver Plunkett by Colin Bateman
Colin Bateman
Reservoir Pups
Used - Very Good
Hachette Children's Group
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