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A. G. Taylor A. G. Taylor i(A137977 works by) (a.k.a. Andrew Taylor)
Born: Established:
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New Zealand,
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Pacific Region,
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Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

'Andrew Taylor was born in New Zealand and grew up in England. Andrew has worked as a teacher in England, Poland, South Korea and Australia. Andrew lives with his girlfriend, her whippet and his Italian greyhound. Author location: Melbourne, Australia' (Author biography, Boomerang Books website 2010)

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Meteorite Strike 2010 single work children's fiction children's science fiction Sarah and Robert are sure their number is up when their aeroplane crashes over the Australian desert. But this is no ordinary air disaster. A meteorite strike has impacted Earth, bringing with it a deadly alien disease. Thousands fall victim to the virus, falling into a deep coma. Luckily, Robert and Sarah appear to be unaffected - until they begin to exhibit some extraordinary psychic side-effects. This quickly makes them a target for HIDRA, a rogue international agency determined to experiment on them like lab rats in an attempt to control their superpowers. Before long, the children are captured in HIDRA's secret desert HQ, a prison for superhuman kids who can control fire, create storms and tear steel with their minds. This new generation of superheroes must join forces if they are to escape HIDRA. But what kind of world awaits them outside? (Publisher website)
2010 Shortlisted International Awards Waterstone's Children's Book Prize
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