Book Information

  • ISBN: 9781741987515
  • Format: eBook
  • Pub Date: 01/09/2009
  • Category: Children's, Teenage & educational / General fiction (Children's / Teenage)
    Junior Fiction / Junior
  • Imprint: Macmillan Australia
  • Price: $3.99

The first two titles in a gripping, dramatic and completely engrossing new series - designed to engage reluctant readers (high interest, low-level reading), and anyone interested in battles, history, time travel, adventure, great stories, and gadgets galore!

(Classified) MISSION 1: OPEN FIRE

-Spain, 1587, Sir Francis Drake's ship
-Mission objective: collect Drake's DNA for the Warrior Gene Bank


Code name: Battle Boy 005 (BB005)
Real name: Napoleon Augustus Smythe
Age: 11 years old
Assignment: Operation Battle Book
Controller: Professor Perdu
Duty: To operate as a Human Data-Collecting Device (HD-CD)
Survival gear: SimulSkin (high-tech, skin-coloured body armour)
Mission motto: Spying on the past

Author Information

To protect the identity of his military sources, very little can be revealed about Charlie Carter. We can, however, say this: he is a well-known operative in the field of children's books.