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Biggles Flies East (#2)

Biggles Flies East (#2)

Author: Captain W. E. Johns
Series: Biggles
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Algy turned a trifle pale and shook his head. 'For God's sake be careful,' he whispered tersely. 'They'll shoot you like a dog if they spot what you're doing.' While on leave Biggles is mistaken for someone else. He thinks little of it at the time, but when headquarters find out they ask him to take the place of his double and work for the Germans as a spy, while secretly reporting back to the British. It's a difficult task and there's a very high price to pay if he's spotted - his life.

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Reissued with a stunning new cover art, this is the perfect introduction to this classic adventure series for new readers.


"Satisfying and inspiring reading" Daily Telegraph

Author description

Captain W. E. Johns was born in Hertfordshire in 1893. He flew with the Royal Flying Corps in the First World War and made a daring escape from a German prison camp in 1918. Between the wars he edited Flying and Popular Flying and became a writer for the Ministry of Defence. The First Biggles story, Biggles the Camels are Coming was published in 1932, and W. E. Johns went on to write a staggering 102 Biggles titles before his death in 1968.

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General Fields

  • : 9781782950264
  • : Random House Children's Publishers UK
  • : Red Fox
  • : December 2013
  • : 198mm X 129mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : March 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Captain W. E. Johns
  • : 823.912
  • : Paperback
  • : 368