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Soccer Sabotage: A Graphic Guide Adventure

Soccer Sabotage: A Graphic Guide Adventure

In graphic novel format, Devin and Nadia try to solve the mystery of who is sabotaging the team's chances to win the national soccer tournament. Includes soccer techniques and tips.

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ISBN 9781551438849
Barcode 9781551438849
Published 1 April 2009 by INT BOOKS
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, illustrated edition
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Author(s) By O'Donnell, Liam
Illustrated by Deas, Mike
Series Graphic guides
Availability Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781551438849
ISBN-10 1551438844
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
Publisher INT BOOKS
Imprint Orca Book Publishers,Canada
Publication Date 1 April 2009
Publication Country Canada Canada
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, illustrated edition
Edition illustrated edition
Author(s) By O'Donnell, Liam
Illustrated by Deas, Mike
Series Graphic guides
Category Award Winning
Adventure Stories
Sporting Stories
Graphic / Comic Strip
Family, Home & Self Help
Number of Pages 64
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 190mm
Spine: 5mm
Weight 140g
Interest Age 8-12 years
Reading Age 8-12 years
Library of Congress Graphic novels, Cartoons and comics, Soccer, Soccer - Tournaments
NBS Text Children's Comic Strip Fiction & Graphic Novels
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code 62155

Description of this Book

Nadia is playing for her local soccer team, and they have made it all the way to the national tournament-against some very determined opposition. Unfortunately, Nadia's challenges don't just come from her opponents but from her teammates as well. After their coach is injured in a suspicious accident and the threats against the team mount, it is up to Nadia and her younger brother Devin to pull the team together and take a run at the championship. Another Wild Ride! From chapter books to comic strips, Liam O'Donnell writes fiction and non-fiction for young readers. He is the author of the award-winning series Max Finder Mystery. Liam lives in Toronto, Ontario. Mike Deas is a talented illustrator in a number of different genres. He graduated from Capilano College's Commercial Animation program and CCBC Starred Best Books has worked as a game developer. Mike lives in Victoria, British Columbia.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Commended for CCBC Best Books 2010 (Canada)
NZ Review Aside from the action-packed story, great characters and colorful artwork, this graphic novel adventure includes an array of practical skateboarding tips for beginners.

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Author's Bio

Liam O'Donnell is an author and educator who has created over forty books and graphic novels for young readers, including the Max Finder Mystery, Graphic Guide Adventures, West Meadows Detectives series. He was born in Northern Ireland and came to Canada when he was five years old. He studied media at Ryerson University and has worked on film sets in Canada, Ireland and the United Kingdom. Liam lives in London, Ontario. For more information, visit liamodonnell.com or follow him on Twitter @liamodonnell. Mike Deas is an author/illustrator of graphic novels, including Dalen and Gole and the Graphic Guide Adventures series. While he grew up with a love of illustrative storytelling, Capilano College's Commercial Animation Program helped Mike fine-tune his drawing skills and imagination. Mike and his family live on Salt Spring Island, British Columbia. For more information, visit deasillustration.com or follow him on Twitter @deasillos.

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