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Defenders: Pitch Invasion

by Tom Palmer
illustrated by David Shephard


n/a Interest Age: 8-12

ISBN: 978-1-78112-731-5

As a tense Seth waits to hear if his mum’s got the ‘all-clear’, he is haunted by visions. Heads on surrounding an Iron Age hill fort to keep intruders away. When Seth meets two football-crazy brothers from Aleppo their stories offer him a new sense of courage. Can he look death in the face and restore calm to the present?

Catch up with the series by reading Defenders: Killing Ground and Defenders: Dark Arena, respectively.

Information for Grown-Ups: This book has a super-readable layout and typeface so that even more readers can enjoy it. It is aimed at children aged 8-12.

AR Level – 3.9

Read the first chapter of Defenders: Pitch Invasion below:


Read the first chapter