The Specky Magee Series


by Garry Lyon (Author) Felice Arena (Author)

Book Cover for the Specky Magee Series
Simon 'Specky' Magee is twelve years old and mad about Australian Rules football. He's such a talented player he got his nickname 'Specky' for taking spec-tacular marks. Join rising star, Specky Magee, as he follows his dream to play in the AFL.

Author Felice Arena teams up with footy legend Garry Lyon to create a series full of action and excitement both on and off the field. The perfect books for anyone who loves Aussie Rules Football!

Recognition: Books in this series have been short-listed for numerous Australian Children Choice awards and have won the Young Australian Best Book Award three times.



Summary and books in the Specky Magee series


Tags: sport, action, boys, friendship, school,
Series reading level: 10+
Books in series: 8
Should read in order? No
Next release: Finished

 Print series book list

Books in series order
1Specky Magee Ready to Make His Mark  (2002)
2Specky Magee and the Great Footy Contest  (2003)
3Specky Magee and the Season of Champions  (2004)
4Specky Magee and the Boots of Glory  (2005)
5Specky Magee and a Legend in the Making  (2006)
6Specky Magee and the Spirit of the Game  (2007)
7Specky Magee and the Battle of the Young Guns  (2009)
8Specky Magee and the Best of Oz  (2011)