Specky Magee and the Great Footy Contest

by Felice Arena (Author) Garry Lyon (Author)

Book Cover for Specky Magee and the Great Footy Contest

   Book 2   
Pages: 156

Specky comes face to face with a tough, talented player by the name of Derek Screamer Johnson. He was responsible for having Specky sent off during a game last season. The two boys become bitter rivals and when a popular TV show runs a nationwide football contest. Specky is relieved when everyone except Screamer decides to enter. But why is Screamer such a bully on the field? And why is he sucking up to Specky's team-mates?

Recognition: West Australian Young Readers' Book Award (WAYRBA) for Younger Readers (2004)

Specky Magee Series—Summary and Book Order

Series: Specky Magee
Reading level: 10+
Books in series: 8
Read in order? No
Next release: Finished
Tags: sport  action  boys  friendship  school 

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