ISBN 9781925030808,The Kaboom Kid - Playing Up

The Kaboom Kid - Playing Up



Simon & Schuster

Publication Year 2015

ISBN 9781925030808

ISBN-10 1925030806


Number of Pages 176 Pages
Language (English)

Sports & Recreation

In this second book in the series, Davey wishes he could be as good a cricketer as his older brother Steve, whos always telling him to practice more. And theres nothing else that Davey and his mates like to do more the classroom is as good as the playground, right? Mr Mudge, the Year 6 teacher and absolute grump, doesnt think so, especially after being donked on the head by the ball and confiscates Daveys precious bat, Kaboom.

Whats Davey going to do without his precious bat? Its like a part of his body. And of course a selector has turned up at club training and Daveys Hopeless without his bat. Hes really happy for his mate, Sunil, though, who the selector taps on the shoulder.

Daveys feeling pretty down-that is, until Steve asks him to play up and fill in on his team for a big match. Daveys ecstatic, but then realizes that without Kaboom, hell let his brother down. Hes got to get Kaboom back, but how? And why does Mo Clouter think he can find it? In the meantime, Davey will keep practicing, but will he be good enough to be play with his brother?

About the Author

One of Australias most influential athletes and the worlds most explosive batsman, David Warner was the leading run scorer in Australias whitewash against England last summer, which attract-ed millions of viewers across the five Test Ashes series. Over the next year, Australia will contest a T20 World Cup, an ODI World Cup at home and another Ashes series in England and Warner is set to spearhead the countrys ambitions in all three series.