Wings of Glory

Can one tiny bird become a hero? An action-packed adventure with a smattering of bird poo!

Dermot O'Leary author Claire Powell illustrator

Format:Hardback

Publisher:Hachette Children's Group

Published:14th Sep '23

£12.99

Available for immediate dispatch.

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Join one tiny bird on a hilarious adventure to save his sister - and his country!

An action-packed tale of courage, adventure and a smattering of bird poo, from the bestselling children's author of Toto the Ninja Cat, Dermot O'Leary, with glorious illustrations throughout by Claire Powell.


Royal Bird Force recruit Linus can't wait for his big adventure. He's out to prove that swifts can be just a brave as falcons, with a combination of teamwork, talons and of course poo!

But with his sister missing and rumours of a spy amongst their ranks, can Linus become the hero he dreams of?

Featuring courageous loop-the-loops, top-secret plans and a smattering of bird poo, this heroic tail will keep young readers entertained and giggling from start to finish.

"A wonderful, heartwarming read that captures the feel of camaraderie" Parent of a reader aged 8 (Toppsta)

"I loved this book about Linus who is a very brave tiny bird... [it] is very exciting and made me laugh at the poop bits." Reader aged 7 (Toppsta)

Full of adventure and heart -- Cressida Cowell, bestselling author of HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON
Magnificent fun -- David Walliams, bestselling author of CODE NAME BANANAS

ISBN: 9781444961621

Dimensions: 236mm x 158mm x 24mm

Weight: 374g

224 pages