A hilarious new series for younger readers, following the misadventures of an ordinary boy at an extraordinary school for young spies! Alfie and his friends are preparing for their SATS exams -- because everyone knows that if you don't have your Special Agent Training Standards you can't go on to do your GCSEs. And if you didn't have your General Cerftificate in Surveillance and Espionage then where would you be? The thing is, SATS are hard enough as it is. But when the test papers go missing in the post and are replaced by competitions to win sets of matching saucepans, it just gets ridiculous! Can Alfie and his friends solve the mystery of the missing post? One thing's for sure: SPUD just have to be behind it, somehow! Key title / The second instalment in the brilliantly funny new series for 5-8 boys from Justin Richards, author of Dr Who / Turns the traditional spy story on it's head and kids will relate to Alfie who is a normal boy / Full of gadgets and secret agent gags that kids will love! / Online PR on kids websites and digital campaign on www.swapitshop.com with kids winning lots of spy gadgets / Reviews and giveaways in kids press
Justin Richards is the author of over a dozen genre and SF novels (including Dr Who), and is the co-author with Jack Higgins of two teenage thrillers, Sure Fire and Death Run. He lives in Warwick with his wife, two sons and a nice view of the castle.