The Big Wish
Brandon Robshaw
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UK Price: £6.99
Format: Paperback
Age: 10+
Size: 198x129mm
ISBN: 978-1-908435-89-7
Publication date: April 2015

World Rights. Rights sold: Audio UK, Canada, Germany, Korea, The Netherlands, Turkey, USA

 

 

Eleven-year-old Sam has a problem. Well, quite a few problems. So when he sees a shooting star, he naturally wishes on it – for a million wishes. Of course, he doesn’t expect the wish to come true, but somehow it does.
Sam has fun experimenting with wishes – he can change anything he wants. But then he discovers that changing stuff has consequences he hadn’t anticipated. And what’s the point of doing anything, if you can just wish for it and make it happen?

People often talk about having butterflies in their stomachs. Butterflies? With me it was . . . bees! Bats! Birds! Lobsters, snapping their claws!
It was a bright morning in early September and I was all kitted out in my brand-new school uniform: dark-grey trousers and

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