This product is not currently available.
To help you find what you're looking for, see similar items below.
This product has not been rated yet.
0 reviews (Add a review)
Prepare to be swept up, up and away on this high-flying adventure from the queen of historical fiction, Emma Carroll!
Winner of the Teach Primary Book Award 2018 Shortlisted for the Young Quills Award 2019 Nominated for the CILIP Carnegie Award 2019
‘Carroll, an unstoppable, natural storyteller, lets her imagination take off.’ THE TIMES
‘Soaring flight and the power of friendship are to the fore in this gripping historical adventure.’ THE GUARDIAN
‘Sky Chasers is a real joy: funny, energetic and, as ever, brilliantly told.’ ABI ELPHINSTONE
Orphan Magpie can’t believe her eyes when she sees a boy swept off his feet by a kite … or something that twists and dances in the wind.
Like her, the boy – Pierre – dreams of flying over the rooftops of Paris. His family, the Montgolfiers, are desperate to be first to discover the secret of flight.
The world looks so different up high and suddenly Magpie knows what she wants – to be the first to fly in a balloon above the King and Queen of France …
From the bestselling historical fiction author of books including Secrets of a Sun King, When We Were Warriors and Letters from the Lighthouse
Discovery meets imagination in this rich and inspirational tale based on the true story of the first hot air balloon flight over Paris in the eighteenth century
An enchanting story of history, adventure, science and facing your fears
This product has not been reviewed yet.
Add a review
Customers also bought
- Once Upon a Wild Wood
Song of the Dolphin Boy
Charlie Changes into a Chicken
- Barrington Stoke Fiction: D-Day Dog
The Fastest Boy in the World
- Scaredy Bear
Atticus Claw Breaks the Law
- Sky Hawk
- The Wizards of Once #3: The Wizards of Once: Knock Three Times
Acorn: Dragon Gets By
- Lalani of the Distant Sea
- Blackberry Blue
- The Clockwork Crow
Cat Tales: Ice Cat
- Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
- My Story: D-Day
- The Parent Agency
- Lightning Girl #1: Lightning Girl
The Accidental Wizard: The Accidental Wizard
Don't Call Me Grumpycorn
Acorn: A Friend for Dragon
- The Biggest Story
One Story, Many Voices: Cinderella of the Nile
The Unforgotten Coat
- Hansel and Gretel
- The House of Clouds
3booksPie Corbett's Independent Reading Packs: Reception Fairy Tales Pack x 3