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Specky Magee & the best of Oz (Specky Magee #8)

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THE CROWD ROARED AS THE BALL ROCKETED INTO THE BACK OF THE NET.
SPECKY COLLAPSED ON THE GROUND FEELING USELESS AND HUMILIATED.
HE HAD NEVER FELT SO OUT OF HIS DEPTH ON A SPORTING FIELD . . .

Specky has been selected to represent Australia in International Rules, taking on the Irish in a two-test competition in Ireland. Can the boys learn to play with a new set of rules and p
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Paperback, 204 pages
Published February 28th 2011 by Penguin (first published February 23rd 2011)
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Ben Reid
Jul 08, 2013 Ben Reid rated it liked it
I like football
So this book is good.
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Jun 21, 2012 Lewis Stephens rated it really liked it
This was a free flowing book. The storyline was easy to follow and the characters pretty life like. I like how felice arena incorperated Gary Lyon in the writing of the book.
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Nov 22, 2011 Alexander W. rated it it was amazing
This book is great!!!! Because it is so full on and exciting!!!
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This installment of the Specky Magee series sees Specky and his mates on the All Australian team travel to Ireland to play in the International Rules series. It looks at issues they have of being fish out of water - dealing with a round ball, media reports, and being far away from home. Specky is also trying to decide what to do about the offer from Manchester United that was given to him at the end of the last book, as well as the two girls in his life.

This was another great story, though there
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Felice Arena is one of Australia’s much-loved children’s authors. His books have topped bestseller lists and won several awards, including six Australian Children Choice Book Awards. Some of these include the action-packed bionic series Andy Roid, Wish, Whippersnapper, Sporty Kids, and the enormously popular Specky Magee series. His forthcoming book The Boy and the Spy is a thrilling and moving WW ...more
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