ROVERS ON THE ROAD! On Tour is the fourth book in the football-tastic Roy of the Rovers fiction series. Part of the second season, this exciting series is written by award-winning author Tom Palmer.
Roy Race is living the dream. After a whirlwind season that saw him become centre forward for his beloved Melchester Rovers and score a bagful of goals, helping them secure promotion into League One, he’s now recognised as one of the best young footballers in the country. But something strange is afoot. As Rovers head off on a pre-season tour, Roy’s treated differently, and kept apart from the team. What’s going on, and why are Rovers bringing in new players? With his family life hitting a rough patch and everything in flux at Mel Park, it’s time for Roy of the Rovers to fight for his team, his family – and his career in football…
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Praise for the Roy of the Rovers series:
EPIC! – Match of the Day Magazine
I love the way that they are about so much more
than football: they are about heart, values and family. Both graphic novel and
fiction titles are compelling, engaging and a lot of fun. Lace up and get
reading. – Jim Sells, Programme manager for Sport & Literacy, National
Read with my 7 year old who is football mad,
really enjoyed it and left us wanting to read the next one in the series! – GoodReads