The Invasion of Crooked Oak

Dan Smith; Chris King (Illustrator)

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Stranger Things meets Invasion of the Body Snatchers in this thrilling sci-fi adventure from bestselling author Dan Smith Stranger Things meets Invasion of the Body Snatchers in this thrilling sci-fi adventure with an environmental twist.Nancy's parents are acting weird. Their eyes are blank, they won't eat - it's like they're no longer themselves.Pete and Krish are obsessed with unexplained phenomena and when they offer to help Nancy investigate, they're sure they can crack the case. But the deeper the trio dig, the darker the mystery gets... Crooked Oak is under attack from a dangerous foe, and they're the only ones who can stop it.Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant or dyslexic readers ages 8 and up.8-12 FICTION (Ages 8-12)Interest Age: 8-12Reading Age: 8The 8-12 imprint from Barrington Stoke is a brilliant list of short novels from high profile authors designed to be entertaining and accessible for ages 8-12. At approx. 5,000-10,000 words and with a Reading Age of 8, they're designed to help older children build reading stamina and a greater confidence in their abilities. They offer an exciting mix of genres, feature black and white illustrations to accompany the narrative, and include dyslexia-friendly design features.

ISBN: 9781781129203
Publication Date: 01-May-2020
Publisher: Barrington Stoke, Limited