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Black Baron : Lightning Strikes - Robyn Opie

Black Baron

Lightning Strikes


Published: 1st May 2008
For Ages: 8 - 12 years old
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RRP $12.99

A hilarious slapstick race against time in the exciting new Lightning Strikes series.

Black Baron, Jake's champion racing cockroach, hasn't lost a race and Jake is on top of the world. But then his mum decides to clean up his bedroom and discovers Black Baron in a shoebox under Jake’s bed. Mum is aghast -- how could Jake keep such a filthy pest? But Black Baron escapes and Jake's Mum calls the pest exterminator and a humorous slapstick tale ensues.

  • Lightning Strikes is a fun new series of fast-paced and fun stories with eye-catching cover effects.
  • Other Lightning Strikes titles include: 'The Great Shave', 'Going for Broke', 'Jinxed', 'Queasy Rider' and 'Sucked in'.
About The Author

Robyn Opie is the author of 85 children's books. She has been writing for children for 11 years; most of her books are sold around the world and many have been translated into foreign languages. Robyn lives in Adelaide, South Australia, and works full time writing for children. Robyn has always loved writing and reading. She writes children's books for pleasure. With her partner, Robyn has co-written a family feature film and is developing a TV series. Her other interests include watching Aussie Rules Football. Her favourite team is the Adelaide Crows. Go Crows! She also enjoys listening to music, playing pool, watching movies, walking her dogs and chatting to friends via the Internet.

ISBN: 9781921150586
ISBN-10: 1921150580
Series: Lightning Strikes
Audience: Children
For Ages: 8 - 12 years old
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 96
Published: 1st May 2008
Publisher: Walker Books Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 19.3 x 13.0  x 0.7
Weight (kg): 0.1