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Childs, Rob 1950-

Overview
Works: 133 works in 306 publications in 2 languages and 6,093 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Soccer stories  Comic books, strips, etc  Sports stories  Graphic novels 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.C4418, 823.914
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Most widely held works by Rob Childs
Moving the goalposts by Rob Childs( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Welsh and held by 210 libraries worldwide
For Sam, playing football is easy. He's the star goalkeeper and a key member of the team. But writing and schoolwork is another matter. When Sam is chosen to read his match report in front of the whole school, the prospect fills him with dread. How can he keep up his image and avoid feeling humiliated?
Time and again by Rob Childs( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Thanks to a mysterious old watch, Becky and her twin brother Chris travel back in time, but the novelty soon wears off as they see the consequences of their interference in past events
Keeper's ball by Rob Childs( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
All goalies are crazy : - but some goalies are more crazy than others! by Rob Childs( Book )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 145 libraries worldwide
Black and white by Rob Childs( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 131 libraries worldwide
"Josh is soccer-mad and can't wait to show off his ball skills to his new classmates. After all, he is the nephew of Ossie Williams-the best footballer in the country. Josh's arrival helps to give shy Matthew more confidence, but it is not welcomed by Rajesh, the school goalkeeper and captain. With important seven-a-side tournaments coming up, will the players be able to settle their differences and work together as a team?"--Back cover. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Zero to hero by Rob Childs( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Strike! by Rob Childs( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Great save! by Rob Childs( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Great Catesby Village School have their first ever soccer team, the Greats. Jonty and his friends are determined to score lots of goals in the five-a-side tournament. For every goal is sponsored and will help save their school from being closed. Suggested level: primary
B.A.S.E. Camp by Rob Childs( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Gerry dreams of becoming a marathon champion, so is thrilled to get aplace at B.A.S.E. camp - the British Acadamy of Sporting Excellence, where he will train alongside talented young athletes from all over thecountry. But who is the mysteryrunner that appears out of nowhere? Is there really a ghost in theupstairs rooms? And what lies at the end of the tunnel, which isdiscovered underneath the statue of the legendary Taffy Jones? In theirhunt for answers, Gerry and his friends soon find themselves in moredanger than they could've imagined. A pacy sports story involving mysterious goings-on and s
Wicked catch! by Rob Childs( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
The big game by Rob Childs( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Wicked day! by Rob Childs( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Soccer stars by Rob Childs( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
The Swillsby Swifts are invited to play in a charity tournament at which many top stars from the past are playing an exhibition game
The big football collection by Rob Childs( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
The big match by Rob Childs( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Guy Fawkes and the gunpowder gang by Rob Childs( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Soccer at Sandford by Rob Childs( Book )
6 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Remember, remember the fifth of November by Rob Childs( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Soccer mad by Rob Childs( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Hot-shot Harry by Rob Childs( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Harry is the star of Gateway Fives, a mixed five-a-side soccer team. They've made it through to the County tournament, but Harry's ego starts to cause problems within the team - and then their goalie is injured. When Harry has to choose between the team and his own image, will he do the right thing? Highly readable, exciting books that take the struggle out of reading, the A & C Black Wired series encourage and support reading practice by providing gripping, age-appropriate stories at a manageable length and reading level
 
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Alternative Names
Rob Childs British writer
Languages
English (78)
Welsh (1)
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