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The Stig Plays a Dangerous Game

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he first in a fast-paced, funny series featuring The Stig: Top Gear's legendary racing driver

Sam Wheeler may be the new boy in Bunsfold, but he's got a feeling that all is not well either in the town or at Bunsfold High - and he's not just talking about the maths teacher with the unfortunate flatulence. A local boy, Buster Mustang, has recently gone missing, and no one see
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Paperback, 272 pages
Published March 8th 2018 by Bonnier Zaffre
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Elaine
Anyone who is interested in cars and enjoys the mystery of The Stig on Top Gear is likely to love this book. It is a fun, mystery with hilarious character and OTT escapades that will appeal to a wide range of readers. Get ready for lots of plays on words, people with names relating to cars and references to Top Gear throughout the story, especially to the theme tune. There's also a megalomaniac dillionaire computer genius called PT Cruiser who is out to rule the world via his highly addictive el ...more
Alyce Hunt
The first thing that hit me while reading this book is that it's perfect for reading with your child. There are a lot of puns which are likely to go right over the heads of the target audience, but I found myself giggling like I was back in primary school at most of them. They're silly, but very cleverly written: these aren't the kind of jokes that make you roll your eyes, but ones which provoke genuine laughs. I'll be honest, it even took me a few seconds to register some of them!

The pace of th
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Tim Roast
Aug 15, 2018 rated it really liked it
"The Stig Plays a Dangerous Game" is a comedic tale featuring Top Gear character The Stig who "exists for only two things. First, to race. Second, to very occasionally turn up and save mankind from tyranny." He does both in this story.

Also featuring is PT Cruiser, a "reclusive computer games and armaments billionaire", or dillionaire to be more precise, "that's like a billionaire, but two levels up." PT Cruiser is responsible for a new addictive computer game, Xenon, "a viral mind-control machin
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Sarah Hughes
I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.

You can read my full review on my blog A Mundane Life

The Stig Plays a Dangerous Game is a fast pace, action packed middle grade book featuring the well known character The Stig from Top Gear. The book is suitable for anyone with a love of fast cars, computer games, racing tournaments and of course The Stig, although you do not need to be familiar with the character to enjoy this novel. The Stig Plays A Dangerous Game is an easy read
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