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Super Sports Stories for Kids by Patrick Loughlin (CKT Kids review)

Published by Random House

The book I am reviewing today is called super sports stories for kids. It is a bunch of super cool sports stories from fantasy and real life. I will tell you a bit about the stories one at a time.

The first book is called winning streak. This book is about a champion swimmer who loses his swimmers in the pool at the state final with 23 thousand people watching and unfortunately gets told to do it all the time because he beats his record by one point five seconds.

This book is called Boxing Day Blues. It is about a kid who gets a new cricket bat for Christmas but when his uncle [champion cricket player] breaks it he wants revenge. But will he get it? read on to find out.

The next book is called… Pink Belt. It about a karate contest between Alice Peeper and Zachary Peters. Who will lose and have to wear a pink belt forever?

When the 200 metre sprints is on 2 boys dare each other to let them win when a mystery comes up neither of them win. Everyone is wondering who won the race? Read the full version to find out.

Book 5 is called Killer Wave. Let me start. Ok so this is what happened. At the surfing state championships Melisa Malcom was out in the surf on her new board then disaster struck – a shark attacked her what will she do? Read on in the full version.

When the bell goes for lunch the kids race to the handball courts but there is only 1 left so they have a game 1 on 1 - the winner gets to choose people to be with him for the whole week on that court who will win?

THE SPOON - This book is about NRL. THE LOSER EACH YEAR gets a wooden spoon that curses the person who holds it.

The BMX Championships- The trophy is stolen…Can they get it back in time for it to be presented?

MARCOS MAGIC GLOVES when Marco gets selected for the goalie at his first soccer game he is the worst in his team then he is given magic gloves but also gets told not to wear them after the game. But he gets knocked out and doesn’t take them off after the game. What are the side effects he has been told about?

2 best friends are in the grand final netball game. They are both determined to win but will they win. The scores are going up… one team scores the next team scores…who will win?

The Ghost of Barry Keen. A boy is told not to go into the toilets of the AFL field but he does and gets a big surprise. Find out what that is in full version.

Eternal Game. A boy dies and goes to heaven and lives a life of footy and being burned to a crisp will he survive a life like this. Read on to find out.

Reviewed by Mitch B
CKT Book Reviewer

Author: Patrick Loughlin
Illustrator: James Hart
Title: Super Sports Stories for Kids
Publisher: Random House Australia
ISBN: 9780857989666
Published: December 2015
Age: 6+


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