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The Quest of the Warrior Sheep

ISBN: 9781402255113

By: Christine RussellChristopher Russell

Published: 02/22/2011

When Sal the sheep is bonked on the head by an unidentified falling object, it can only mean one thing: Lord Aries, the Sheep of all Sheepdom is in trouble, and the sheep posse must save him.

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Description

“I loved this book from the first chapter to the last.” —John Lloyd, The Bookbag “Hilarious crime caper involving a gang of sheep and a mobile phone…what more could you ask for?” —Books Monthly “…The most unlikely of all epic adventure novels you will ever come across.” —James, Kid’s Compass OH MY GRASS! When Sal the sheep is bonked on the head by an unidentified falling object, it can only mean one thing: Lord Aries, the Sheep of all Sheepdom is in trouble, and the sheep posse must save him. Little do the sheep know that the mysterious object is actually a cell phone dropped by a couple of baaaaad bank robbers who will do anything to get it back. And a couple of woolbags aren’t going to stand in their way! And so the quest of the Warrior Sheep begins. The bravest sheep in the universe are in for a wild ride!

About the Author

Christine Russell

Christopher Russell was a postman when he had his first radio play broadcast in 1975. He has since been a full-time television and radio script writer, and, recently a children’s novelist. While his wife, Christine, has always been closely involved with his work, this is the first book they’ve written together.

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Table of Contents

Contents
1 The Baaton 1
2 Unidentified Flying Objects 11
3 The Aliens 21
4 Gran’s Life Savings 31
5 Aries Calling 39
6 Dogs Must Be Carried 47
7 Eye Full 57
8 Methane Madness 67
9 Flight Zero One 77
10 Luke’s Big Decision 91
11 The Sheepdog 97
12 Lama Glama 103
13 Tony’s Train Ride 113
14 Saffron Strikes 121
15 Deep in the Doody 127
16 No Escape 133
17 The North 141
18 Kraw 153
19 Bony Peak 167
20 BARMI 177
21 Tod’s Surprise 189
22 Up and Away 201

Excerpt

The Baaton
All the sheep were chewing cud when it happened.
Actually, that’s not quite true, because Oxo, the enormous Oxford ram, had finished chewing and was butting a fence ...

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Reviews



“In a series launch, this husband-and-wife team sends a quirky group of characters careening across England at a madcap pace. When a mobile phone falls from the sky and onto a field, fiv...

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Specs

Format: Paperback

Dimensions
Length: 7.75 in
Width: 5.25 in
Weight: 8.08 oz
Page Count: 224 pages

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