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Zal and Zara and the Champions' Race

By Kit Downes

Zal and Zara are back for another fast-paced magical adventure.

After winning the Great Annual Carpet Race, the indomitable Zal Thesa and Zara Aura are back to race again. But as they prepare for the ultimate flying race, they discover a plot to sabotage the competition. As their old foes in the Shadow Society seek revenge, Zal and Zara must work together in order to overcome a series of magical obstacles if they want to save the race – and win it.

  • The second adventure for the twelve-year old Zal and Zara, who first featured in Zal and Zara and the Great Race of Azamed.
  • Set in the mythical Arabian city of Azamed, this funny and fast paced story will capture the reader's imagination.
  • Good struggles to overcome evil in this story, which also explores the timeless themes of friendship and loyalty.

About the author

Kit Downes was 19 when he finished his first book, Zal and Zara and the Great Race of Azamed. He was struck by the idea of telling the story of the greatest magic carpet race in the world while having lunch in Hay-on-Wye. He began writing the book the same day and finished it four months later in his first term at university. Kit lives in Norwich.

ISBN: 9781406309201
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: January 1, 2013
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 304pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $14.99
New Zealand RRP: $16.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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