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1848126336
Book:The Wreck-It Race; Chris Hoy with Joanna Nadin; illustrations by Clare Elsom:2017 Book The Wreck-It Race; Chris Hoy with Joanna Nadin; illustrations by Clare Elsom
The Wreck-It Race; Chris Hoy with Joanna Nadin; illustrations by Clare Elsom
Author: Hoy, Chris
Author: Nadin, Joanna
Author: Elsom, Clare
Year: 2017
Language: English
Type: Book
Class Number: JY
Category: Fiction
Publisher: Piccadilly Press, 2017
Physical or Electronic: Physical
ISBN: 9781848126336
Notes:
A new coach is needed - but what can a wheelchair basketball champion teach Fergus and friends about cycling? Fergus is sure their new coach is going to be his ultimate hero, cycle champ 'Spokes' Sullivan, so when Grandpa introduces Charlotte Campbell, the children are all less than impressed. Charlie is the successful captain of the Paralympic wheelchair basketball team and has some interesting training methods. She gets the team doing yoga and wheelbarrow races, and enters them in the Wreck-It Run, a charity race where everyone creates their own adapted bikes from parts and must compete in pairs. Fergus is sure Charlie is off her rocker - how will this help them get faster for the International time trials?
Series: Flying Fergus, 7
Extent: 128 pages, illustrations, 20 cm, pbk
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1406394734
Book:Be amazing!:2020 Book
Author: Hoy, Chris
Year: 2020
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: In this inspiring and confidence-boosting guide, cyclist Sir Chris Hoy, six-time Olympic Champion, shows kids that with the right mindset, they have the power to do something extraordinary.
143 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 22 cm (pbk)
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1489397787
eAudio:The big biscuit bike off:2017.:Unabridged ed. eAudio
Author: Hoy, Chris
Year: 2017.
Language: English
Type: eAudio
Edition: Unabridged ed.
Publisher: Bolinda/Bonnier audio
Physical or Electronic: Electronic material
Note: Downloadable eAudiobook. Fiction. Duration: 01:05:00. Fergus and his friends are still glowing with pride at being runners' up in the Great Cycle Challenge and practicing hard for the next round of the cycling competition - the District Championships. But without fancy bikes and with only the local common to train on, can the team really go all the way? Then disaster strikes the team when local biscuit company, Bruce's Biscuits announce plans to build their new factory on the common. They have offered the council a lot of money for the land and there's no hope for Fergus and the team to raise enough to match it. Fergus hopes that if he can find Dad in Nevermore he might have a bright idea to help them. But when Fergus spins the pedals backwards on his bike three times, he gets more than he bargained for!. Children.
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1489404155
eAudio:The championship cheats:2017.:Unabridged ed. eAudio
Author: Hoy, Chris
Year: 2017.
Language: English
Type: eAudio
Edition: Unabridged ed.
Publisher: Bolinda/Bonnier audio
Physical or Electronic: Electronic material
Note: Downloadable eAudiobook. Fiction. Duration: 01:08:32. It's time for Fergus and his Hercules' Hopefuls teammates to go to the District Championships, where they're determined to beat the superior Wallace's Winners, even though their second-hand junk shops bikes are proving to be no match for the flashy new Sullivan Swifts that Wesley Wallace and his teammates have got free from their coach, Choppy Wallace. Grandpa tells them not to worry about it, but it's hard not to compare when your gears keep grinding. What's more, Fergus thinks that his mum is falling in love with someone ... and when Choppy Wallace offers the Hercules' Hopefuls four brand-new Sullivan Swifts, Fergus and Daisy suspect that the worst possible thing could be happening - is Mum's fancy man Wesley Wallace's dad? Could Fergus and Wesley become stepbrothers? Disaster! In Nevermore, Fergus is determined to find his dad and tracks down the elusive kitchen cat Suet. With the help of his friends Lily and Unlucky Luke, they eventually turn the cat back into Fergus's dad, but b Children.
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148939110X
eAudio:The best birthday bike:2017.:Unabridged ed. eAudio
Author: Hoy, Chris
Year: 2017.
Language: English
Type: eAudio
Edition: Unabridged ed.
Publisher: Bolinda/Bonnier audio
Physical or Electronic: Electronic material
Note: Downloadable eAudiobook. Fiction. Duration: 01:02:23. Fergus Hamilton, a boy who always dreams big, gets a rusty old bike for his ninth birthday from his mum and granddad. It's not the flashy Sullivan Swift he'd longed for - but when it's all cleaned up and he takes it for a test run, he discovers something amazing. When the pedals turn backwards, Fergus and his dog, Chimp, are magically transported to Nevermore, a land where cycling is banned by the wicked King Woebegot. He meets the ever enthusiastic Princess Lily, has an amazing adventure bunny-hopping on his bike over the Swamp of Certain Death and outwitting the Knights of No-Nonsense and their Hounds of Horribleness, and lands back in the real world with a bump. Fergus still has to complete the time trial to join the local cycling team though - can Grandpa Herc and his best friend Daisy help him realise that he doesn't need magic to succeed, and that hard work, a bit of patience and some help from his friends can do the trick?. Children.
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1489394966
eAudio:The great cycle challenge:2017.:Unabridged ed. eAudio
Author: Hoy, Chris
Year: 2017.
Language: English
Type: eAudio
Edition: Unabridged ed.
Publisher: Bolinda/Bonnier audio
Physical or Electronic: Electronic material
Note: Downloadable eAudiobook. Fiction. Duration: 01:07:11. Fergus is a boy with a big imagination and a very special bike. He is also the first member of the Hercules Hopefuls cycling team, set up by Grandpa Herc to fight off their arch rivals, Wallace's Wheels. Fergus's friend Daisy would love to join the team too, but she doesn't have a bike - her mum thinks everything fun is dangerous. Maybe Grandpa Herc and Fergus can do up a bike from scratch for Daisy, with parts from Grandpa's junk shop? Now it is just Daisy's mum they need to persuade ... Meanwhile Fergus takes a magical trip to Nevermore, where he and Princess Lily discover a magical compass bell once owned by Fergus's dad. Can the bell provide a clue to the whereabouts of Fergus's long-lost Dad?. Children.
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1489489320
Talking book - CD:Flying Fergus, Collection 4:2019 Talking book - CD
Author: Hoy, Chris
Year: 2019
Language: English
Type: Talking book - CD
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Contents: The secret cycle scoop -- The photo finish 'The Secret Cycle Scoop': Daisy came fifth in the tryouts, so she's the squad's first reserve, and despite training and hanging out as usual, Fergus can sense his best friend isn't herself. There's another mystery too - a rival newspaper keep getting exclusive cycling scoops. So who is the snitch? Fergus heads to Nevermore to consult his dad - only to find that Princess Lily is also in a spot of bother with some dragons. 'The Photo Finish': It's competition time! The Hercules Hopefuls are at the International Championships at last - but how will Fergus cope with the competition pressures now that his best friend Daisy has moved away? When Fergus escapes to Nevermore to see some friendly faces, it's not better there - Princess Lily is cross with her brother, and there's a bet on which cycling team will win that could see King Woebegot lost his kingdom.
2 CDs (2 hr., 25 min.) : digital, stereo
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060063521X
Book:How to ride a bike, from starting out to peak performance:2018 Book
Author: Hoy, Chris
Author: Sidwells, Chris
Year: 2018
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Hamlyn
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Includes QR codes Full of helpful and inspiring advice for those getting on a bike for the first time in a while, along with plenty of tips and tricks for seasoned cyclists looking to take it up a notch, this is a book for beginners and pros alike.
223 pages, illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 26 cm (hbk)
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1848126204
Book:The cycle search and rescue:2017 Book
Author: Hoy, Chris
Author: Nadin, Joanna
Year: 2017
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Piccadilly Press
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: After their amazing win at the National Championships, Fergus and the rest of the Hercules' Hopefuls are keen to get back to training as a team - it was brilliant to lift the trophy alongside the Wallace's Winners, but now that Calamity Coogan and Minnie McLeod are back on form, the two teams want to go back to competing against each other rather than together. But - to everyone's disgust - the Board are adamant: the team that won the Nationals is the only one that can compete in the upcoming Internationals. So in order to qualify, the two teams must work together as a squad. Wesley is furious and Fergus is disgusted, so Grandpa and Choppy come up with a plan: a training weekend in the Highlands to help them bond. But as soon as the two teams arrive at the boarding lodge the squabbles break out again.
112 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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1848125771
Book:The winning team:2017 Book
Author: Hoy, Chris
Author: Nadin, Joanna
Author: Elsom, Clare
Year: 2017
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Piccadilly Press
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: This is the fifth story in the fantastically fun, magical cycling adventure series from Sir Chris Hoy. The Hercules Hopefuls are through to the final round of the cycling competition, but are facing their toughest test yet - not only must Fergus and his friends beat their arch-rivals Wallace's Winners, but this time they also need to face off against the scariest team in all of Scotland - The Velociraptors, an elite all-girls squad.
108 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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1848126352
Book:Trouble on the track:2018 Book
Author: Hoy, Chris
Author: Nadin, Joanna
Author: Elsom, Clare
Year: 2018
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Piccadilly Press
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: It's decision time for Fergus and the rest of the squad. Training together has been going well but the International Championships are nearly here, and it's time to name the four riders who will be in the starting line-up. The coaches decide the only fair thing to do is hold official trials to decide who's in - and who's out. It's neck and neck for Fergus and Daisy after the Keirin and the road race - and with just one race to go, tensions in the team are riding high.
111 pages, illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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