Christian O'Connell

The story of Radio Boy is brought to life with Christian O'Connell and protagonist 'Spike'
Writing and Radio with Christian O’Connell

About The Author:

Multi-award winning broadcaster and host of radio’s biggest breakfast show, Christian O’Connell has brought to life a brilliant and laugh-out-loud story of an ordinary boy with an extraordinary secret radio show.

About The Book:

‘Spike’, AKA Radio Boy, is your average 11-year-old – funny, awkward and cheeky – but when he becomes the first presenter ever to be sacked from hospital radio, he decides that the show must go one. From a makeshift studio in the garden shed, Spike and his best friends Artie and Holly set up The Secret Shed Show. Week by week, word gets around and soon the show is a hit. The question is: Can Spike really remain anonymous? Will he get to marry the girl of his dreams, Katherine Hamilton? Will he become famous and popular? The answer to most of these questions is no…

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