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December 7, 2009 posted by Nikki

Battle Boy Series Giveaway

In celebration of our Male Interest Reads themed month for December, courtesy of Pan Macmillan Australia, we’ve got some awesome prize packs to give away for our Australian and New Zealand based readers.

We’ve got five copies of the first four books in the Battle Boy series by Charlie Carter to give away. Never heard of Battle Boy before? Then take a look below:

Battle Boy

– Spain, 1587, Sir Francis Drake’s ship
– Mission objective: collect Drake’s DNA for the Warrior Gene Bank

Code name: Battle Boy 005 (BB005)
Real name: Napoleon Augustus Smythe
Age: 11 years old
Assignment: Operation Battle Book
Controller: Professor Perdu
Duty: To operate as a Human Data-Collecting Device (HD-CD)
Survival gear: SimulSkin (high-tech, skin-coloured body armour)
Mission motto: Spying on the past

If you live in Ausrtalia or New Zealand and would love a chance to win one of these prize packs, all you need to do is leave your details in the comment field below! Competition closes on December 31, 2009.

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  • thats cool. its good to take a break from all the chick lit. (i’ve read to much of it lately)

  • Does this mean you’re officially entering? If this is the tegan from our staff, you can’t. If this is the other tegan that has been entering lately, you can.

    Let us know :)

  • Great contest. I’d love to be entered. Not many contests around are for Australia/New Zealand


  • I was looking for a gift for my nephew when i discovered these books. What a great resource. I am sure he is going enjoy them and i will certainly keep them in mind for my classroom. Hard to find good informative books that entice male readers.

    (Uncle and Primary School Teacher)

  • Yay! Finally another AU/NZ comp 😀 Sign me up:

  • These look great, my three boys would all be keen to read them. Great competition, thanks.

  • How cool, always looking for new books for the nephew. His birthday today.

  • Sign me up:)

  • Thanks! These books look perfect for my Son!

  • These books look great – my nephew would love to read these (and maybe I could sneak a read too!)

  • ooh totally entering!! :) Thanks Nikki

  • I have not heard of this series, but they look great! My son loves reading and they would make a great present!

  • My son loved the first one. Would love to have them all.

  • I hope I win them. I want to read them all.

  • Hi, thank you for the opportunity! Ethan my son absolutely loves this series, he is still missing few units so it would be great to win it. Thanks!

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