Twickenham Prep: Josh Lacey
A Twickenham Prep World Book Day purchasing page. Use the dropdown menu to select the book(s) you wish to purchase. Info on each of the books below.
About the Books
A Dog Called Grk by Josh Lacey
What would you do if you found a dog in the street? Would you return him to his owners? Even if they were a thousand miles away – and in prison?
Tim finds a stray dog on the way home from school, but his parents refuse to let it into their house. He knows what he has to do. He catches a plane to Eastern Europe... Tim will have to break into a high-security prison, pilot a helicopter and make a nail-biting run for the border – all for a dog called Grk.
Hope Jones Saves the World by Josh Lacey and Beatriz Castro
My name is Hope Jones. I am ten years old. I am going to save the world.
Hope Jones' New Year's resolution is to give up plastic, and she's inspiring others to do the same with her website hopejonessavestheworld.com. When she realises her local supermarket seems to stock more unnecessary plastic than food, she makes it her mission to do something about it. She may be just one ten-year-old with a homemade banner, but with enough determination, maybe Hope Jones really can save the world.
Hope Jones Will Not Eat Meat by Josh Lacey and Beatriz Castro
You're never too young to make a big difference, as Hope Jones has learned in her fight against plastic pollution. Now she's on a mission to save the animals, and persuade everyone she knows to turn vegetarian. But just how can Hope get Dad to give up his beloved bacon butties?
The Island of Thieves by Josh Lacey
Buried treasure. Ruthless gangsters. An ancient clue...
Our Captayne took the pinnace ashore and I went with hym and six men also, who were sworne by God to be secret in al they saw. Here we buried five chests filled with gold.
Tom Trelawney was looking for excitement. Now he's found it. With his eccentric uncle Harvey, he's travelling to South America on a quest for hidden gold. But Harvey has some dangerous enemies and they want the treasure too. Who will be the first to uncover the secrets of the mysterious island?