Machine Gunners – Robert Westall



In stock (can be backordered)


Some bright kids got a gun and 2000 rounds of live ammo. And that guns no pea-shooter. Itll go through a brick wall at a quarter of a mile. Chas McGill has the second-best collection of war souvenirs in Garmouth, and he desperately wants it to be the best. When he stumbles across the remains of a German bomber crashed in the woods – its shiny, black machine-gun still intact – he grabs his chance. Soon hes masterminding his own war effort with dangerous and unexpected results . . . The Machine Gunners is Robert Westalls gripping first novel for children set during World War Two and winner of the Carnegie Medal. Now with a brilliant cover look celebrating its fortieth anniversary. Includes a bonus short story – The Haunting of Chas McGill – and an extended biography of the author.

Additional information

Published Status


Date Published