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POP! by Mitch Johnson – Teaching Notes and Activities

What happens when the secret recipe to the world’s favourite fizzy drink washes up at your feet? Queenie de la Cruz is about to find out…

An outrageous theft. A huge reward. Two friends on the run. POP! is an uproariously funny, action-packed new adventure about the power of courage, standing up for what’s right, and fizzy drinks, from the award-winning author of Kick, Mitch Johnson.

Here’s Mitch himself to tell you a bit more:


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Teaching Notes


Tackling themes of consumerism and the environment, this is a great book for starting discussions and projects with children aged 9+

These resources have been created by Shapes 4 Schools.


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Look out for Mitch on Authorfy! He’ll be sharing a 10 Minute Challenge and doing a reading from POP!