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Chasing the Break

by Michael Panckridge

Chasing the Break has the kids from Sandhurst Primary
heading to their annual coastal camp to battle the sand,
waves and each other to see who comes out on top in
the battle of the surf.

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ISBN: 9781925272482
Publication date: October 2016
Extent: 128 pages
Format: B format paperback
Price: AUD $14.95
Category: Sport fiction
Age guide: 10+

More from Michael Panckridge

The Toby Jones series
The League of Legends series
The Clued Up series
The Cursed
The Vanishings
The Immortal
The Book of Gabrielle

 About the Author

Attending a conference called Getting Reluctant Readers Reading, Michael skipped lunch to wander over to Victoria Park, home of the Collingwood Football Club. Sitting in the old commentary box on a cold, wintery afternoon, Michael dreamed up a story about a boy travelling back in time to watch footy matches in the past. That particular story never got to be, but the passion to write stories for children burned within.

Fifteen years on, Michael is the author of over 35 books, selling more than 150,000 copies over a variety of genres. Sport was the dominant theme early, but The Cursed, The Vanishings and The Immortal attest to a darker side; spooky, sinister action-packed thrillers. Michael, with psychologist and school counsellor, Cathie Thornton, has also co-authored a book called Be Bully Free – an insightful, practical guide for the victims of bullying. Excited by the re-launch of the famous Legends series, Michael is also authoring a four book cricket series aligning with the hugely popular BBL and WWBL T20 cricket competitions.

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Photo of author Michael Panckridge