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The Name is Kade
The Name is Kade

The Name is Kade

By Alan Gibbons, By Robbie Gibbons, Illustrated by Eoin Coveney, Series edited by Natalie Packer

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192 Pages, 8.26 x 10.6

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $9.99 (US $9.99)

Publication Date: November 2012

ISBN 9780007464753

Rights: US

HarperCollins UK (Nov 2012)

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The name is Kade, Jack Kade. I take the jobs the cops can't do. I clear the skyways of the scum of the universe. I hunt down the gangsters, the kidnappers, every kind of low life. It's a dirty job, but somebody has to do it.A call from Earth brings Kade back from Saturn. His old enemy Zab Hecko is free and intent on destroying the human race. To make things harder, Hecko's had a face transplant. Can Kade find him before it is too late?Told in the style of a Raymond Chandler novel, this is a funny, action-packed sci-fi noir.•Help Key Stage 3 students move from Level 3c to Level 3b in reading.•Support comprehension with graphic novel-style illustrations.•Encourage shared and guided reading using the ready-made tasks and discussion points on the activity pages at the back of the book.