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Backyard superhero Jason and his faithful companion Yapper take on the task of rescuing the world's best soccer player from a gang of kidnappers on the other side of the world. Against all odds and with parental warnings ringing in their ears, boy and dog survive tornadoes, fires and swamps and return victorious.

Formats & editions

  • Hardback


    June 4, 2007

    Working Title Press

    32 pages

    RRP $19.99

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