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Soccer School Season 2: Where Soccer Explains (Saves) the World

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ISBN-13: 9781536208757
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Soccer School Season 2: Where Soccer Explains (Saves) the World

authors: Alex Bellos; Ben Lyttleton
illustrator: Spike Gerrell

series name:
Soccer School

Now in paperback, the second book in the Soccer School series is full of facts about the most popular sport in the world, from history to language, design to psychology. When did women begin playing soccer? Which soccer stadium was built in the shape of a crocodile? Perfect for soccer players, soccer fans, or just plain curious kids, this series is packed with information and amusement in equal measure.

Soccer School is back in session and ready to defend its goal of explaining the world through soccer.
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Fiction - Illustrated Middle-grade / Paperback
age range:
7 yrs - 10 yrs
# of pages/size:
208 / 5 1/16" x 7 13/16"
grade range:
Grade 2 - Grade 5
Juvenile Fiction; Humor; Science & Nature; Sports & Recreation;
author’s comments:
Alex Bellos writes about math, science, and soccer. He is the author of Futebol: The Brazilian Way of Life in addition to being the ghostwriter of a best-selling biography about soccer superstar Pelé. Alex Bellos lives in London.

Ben Lyttleton is a journalist, newscaster, and soccer consultant. He is the author of Twelve Yards: The Art and Psychology of the Perfect Penalty Kick. He lives in London.
illustrator’s comments:
Spike Gerrell is an illustrator and cartoonist whose work has been published in the Guardian, New Scientist, and the Independent. He lives in London.
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