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y separately published work icon Specky Magee single work   children's fiction   children's  
Is part of Specky Magee Felice Arena , Garry Lyon , 2002 series - author children's fiction (number 1 in series)
Issue Details: First known date: 2002... 2002 Specky Magee
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'The football adventure that started it all!

'Simon Magee is twelve and mad about Aussie Rules. He's even got a nickname – 'Specky' – because he takes such spectacular marks. But his family hates footy… So why is there a baby photo of him dressed in footy gear? Determined to find out the truth, Specky uncovers more than he ever bargained for.

'Specky Magee is a one gulp book to be read fast and easily . . .' (Publisher's blurb)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Pymble, Turramurra - Pymble - St Ives area, Sydney Northern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: Angus and Robertson , 2002 .
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      Extent: 180p.
      ISBN: 0207198292
    • Melbourne, Victoria,: Penguin , 2014 .
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      Extent: 220p.
      Note/s:
      • Published 26 February 2014
      ISBN: 9780143308140

Other Formats

  • Also sound recording.

Works about this Work

School Duo Make Their Mark in Footy Fiction Jane Sullivan , 2003 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 10 May 2003; (p. 10)
For Kids Lorien Kaye , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 26 April 2003; (p. 6)

— Review of Specky Magee Felice Arena , Garry Lyon , 2002 single work children's fiction
[Review] Specky Magee Heather Henderson , 2002 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , November vol. 46 no. 4 2002; (p. 29)

— Review of Specky Magee Felice Arena , Garry Lyon , 2002 single work children's fiction
[Review] Specky Magee Lyn Sidebottom , 2002 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 16 no. 3 2002; (p. 14)

— Review of Specky Magee Felice Arena , Garry Lyon , 2002 single work children's fiction
Specky Magee and My Dad the All Black Domenic Alosio , Andrew Lennon , Kristofer Bastiani , 2002 single work criticism
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Spring vol. 10 no. 3 2002; (p. 18-19)
[Review] Specky Magee Heather Henderson , 2002 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , November vol. 46 no. 4 2002; (p. 29)

— Review of Specky Magee Felice Arena , Garry Lyon , 2002 single work children's fiction
For Kids Lorien Kaye , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 26 April 2003; (p. 6)

— Review of Specky Magee Felice Arena , Garry Lyon , 2002 single work children's fiction
Overboard Pam Macintyre , 2002 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , October no. 245 2002; (p. 60)

— Review of Specky Magee Felice Arena , Garry Lyon , 2002 single work children's fiction ; The Messenger Markus Zusak , 2002 single work novel ; Wildlight : A Journey David Metzenthen , 2002 single work novel ; When You Wake and Find Me Gone Maureen McCarthy , 2002 single work novel ; Boy Overboard Morris Gleitzman , 2002 single work children's fiction ; Treasure Hunters Allan Baillie , 2002 single work novel
[Review] Specky Magee Lyn Sidebottom , 2002 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 16 no. 3 2002; (p. 14)

— Review of Specky Magee Felice Arena , Garry Lyon , 2002 single work children's fiction
School Duo Make Their Mark in Footy Fiction Jane Sullivan , 2003 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 10 May 2003; (p. 10)
Specky Magee and My Dad the All Black Domenic Alosio , Andrew Lennon , Kristofer Bastiani , 2002 single work criticism
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Spring vol. 10 no. 3 2002; (p. 18-19)
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