book 1, The Falcon Chronicles
No. of pages 272
Action, adventure, predators and peril - the bestselling first novel by BAFTA AWARD-winning DEADLY 60 TV presenter Steve Backshall.
Deadly Adversaries. An Impossible Mission. Tiger Wars.
Saker is on the run from the only life he knows. From India to the Himalayas and China he'll be pursued by hunting dogs, mercenaries, spies, thieves and assassins in his quest to set free the most majestic, lethal and valuable of all the predators - the tiger. With him, on every dangerous step of the adventure, is Sinter, a girl who has her own reasons for running away.
Gripping adventure fiction perfect for fans of Anthony Horowitz and Charlie Higson. This is the first adventure in the Falcon Chronicles, filled with intrigue, adventure, exotic wildlife and dramatic locations. As Saker and Sinter rescue tigers or mountain gorillas, thwart shark finners and rainforest exploiters they come face to face with the world's most fascinating, majestic and lethal creatures.
Steve Backshall is the hugely popular and fearless presenter of the BBC kids' series DEADLY 60 and LIVE AND DEADLY as well as star of BBC's Strictly Come Dancing 2014.
This book was recognised in the Secondary category by the Hillingdon Book Award. It was recognised by the Shrewsbury Children's Book Award.
This is book 1 in The Falcon Chronicles .
There are 272 pages in this book. This book was published 2014 by Hachette Children's Group .
Visit Steve's website at www. stevebackshall. com and follow him on Twitter at https://twitter. com/SteveJBackshall.
This book has been nominated for the following awards:
Hillingdon Book Award
This book was recognised in the Secondary category by the Hillingdon Book Award.
Shrewsbury Children's Book Award
This book was recognised by the Shrewsbury Children's Book Award.