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Ghost Stadium by Tom Palmer

Ghost Stadium

NewGen - YA Fiction   
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Interest Age Teen, Reading Age 8+

Camping in the abandoned football stadium sounds like a great outing to mark the beginning of the holiday. Lucas, Irfan and Jack are all prepared. Together, they scale the fence and set up camp on the now overgrown pitch. But something is haunting them. Could it be the ghost of the brilliant young footballer who died in mysterious circumstances? Soon the three boys are caught up in more than they had bargained for in an exciting and spooky adventure.


Ghost Stadium by Tom Palmer

A thrilling ghost story from the author of the popular Football Academy series. Lucas, Irfan and Jack want to mark the beginning of their summer holidays in style! Tricking their parents with a camping cover story, the boys sneak into the old abandoned football stadium to spend the night. Are the rumours about it being haunted true? They're about to find out - Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers of 12+

About the Author

Originally from Leeds, and previously shortlisted for the Blue Peter Prize, Tom Palmer is best known for his Football Academy and Foul Play series. He credits articles about football with getting him into reading and libraries across the country attest to the fact that he is one of the main motivating factors for boys getting into books today. Tom lives in West Yorkshire.

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Publication date

3rd June 2013


Tom Palmer

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Barrington Stoke Ltd


96 pages
Interest Age: From 13 to 14 years


Horror & ghost stories, chillers (Children's / Teenage)



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