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              Football School Season 1: Where Football Explains the World

              Football School Season 1: Where Football Explains the World (Paperback)

              By Bellos, Alex; Lyttleton, Ben; Illustrated by Gerrell, Spike

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              A groundbreaking new series from two bestselling writers that teaches you about the world through football. The first book is packed with awesome true stories, real science and fascinating facts and will make you laugh loads. When do footballers poo? Can you play football on Mars...? What is a magic sponge? You will find the answers to these questions and more in chapters on subjects such as history, geography, biology and maths. Illustrated throughout with hilarious cartoons and filled with laugh-out-loud gags this is the perfect book for any boy or girl who loves football. Your coaches at Football School, Alex Bellos and Ben Lyttleton, are journalists, broadcasters and award-winning science and sports writers. Their knowledge, enthusiasm and engaging writing make them the perfect team to teach you how to score with your head.
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              ISBN 9781406373400
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2017
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              8 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Football School Season 4: Where Football Explains the World

              Football School Season 4: Where Football Explains the World (Paperback)

              By Bellos, Alex; Lyttleton, Ben; Illustrated by Gerrell, Spike

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              The fourth book in the bestselling series that teaches you amazing facts about the world through football.This book is packed with awesome true stories, real science and fascinating facts and will make you laugh loads - and it's all about football! Discover when robots play footb...all, where the highest ever football match took place, how referees keep time in matches and what llamas and professional footballers have in common. With hilarious illustrations throughout and laugh-out-loud gags, this is the perfect book for football-mad children everywhere.
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              ISBN 9781406392937
              Released NZ 7 Oct 2020
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              42 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Football School: The Incredible Joke Book

              Football School: The Incredible Joke Book (Paperback)

              By Bellos, Alex; Lyttleton, Ben; Illustrated by Gerrell, Spike

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              Get ready to laugh your football socks off with this side-splitting joke book from the creators of the bestselling Football School series. What's a striker's favourite magic routine? A hat trick! Why was the peacock sent off? It was a professional fowl What's a chip-lover's top f...ootie show? Catch of the Day, with Gary VinegarPacked with great gags about silly stars, team titters and naughty nicknames, this is the perfect gift to give any football fan the giggles.
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              ISBN 9781406393071
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2020
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Football School
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              Football School Season 2: Where Football Explains the World

              Football School Season 2: Where Football Explains the World (Hardback)

              By Gerrell, Spike; Bellos, Alex; Illustrated by Lyttleton, Ben

              • RRP: $22.99
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              The second book in the groundbreaking new series from two bestselling writers that teaches you about the world through football.This book is packed with awesome true stories, real science and fascinating facts and will make you laugh loads - and it's all about football. What is a... vomitory? When do footballers wee? Where do goalkeepers let in chickens? When did women start playing football? You'll find the answers to these questions and more in chapters on subjects such as biology, maths and history. Illustrated throughout with hilarious cartoons and filled with laugh-out-loud gags this is the perfect book for any boy or girl who loves football.
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              ISBN 9781406367256
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2017
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Football School
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              Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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              Football School Season 1: Where Football Explains the World

              Football School Season 1: Where Football Explains the World (Hardback)

              By Bellos, Alex; Lyttleton, Ben; Illustrated by Gerrell, Spike

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              A fun, fact-filled and fascinating book that explains our amazing world through football.

              ISBN 9781406367249
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2016
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Football School
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              Football School Star Players: 50 Inspiring Stories of True Football Heroes

              Football School Star Players: 50 Inspiring Stories of True Football Heroes (Paperback)

              By Bellos, Alex; Lyttleton, Ben; Illustrated by Gerrell, Spike

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              Get young fans dreaming big with this incredible collection of inspirational lives from the world of football.What made Pele the greatest player of all time? How did Nadia Nadim flee from Afghanistan and end up playing for Manchester City? Who was the Liverpool player who invente...d the world's most popular football boot? This collection of fifty biographies brings together the the incredible true stories of the game's greatest legends who changed the world of football. Empowering and inspirational, this is the perfect book to get young fans dreaming big both on and off the pitch.
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              ISBN 9781406386417
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2019
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              54 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Football School Season 3: Where Football Explains the World

              Football School Season 3: Where Football Explains the World (Hardback)

              By Bellos, Alex; Lyttleton, Ben; Illustrated by Gerrell, Spike

              • RRP: $22.99
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              The third book in the bestselling series that teaches you about the world through football.This book is packed with awesome true stories, real science and fascinating facts and will make you laugh loads - and it's all about football. Learn the maths behind the coin toss, how a go...od night's sleep helps you perform better on the pitch, the history of trophies, the biology of the foot and about animal mascots from around the world. Illustrated throughout with hilarious cartoons and filled with laugh-out-loud gags this is the perfect book for any boy or girl who loves football.
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              ISBN 9781406379563
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2018
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Football School
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              342 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Football School: The Ultimate Puzzle Book: 100 brilliant brain-teasers

              Football School: The Ultimate Puzzle Book: 100 brilliant brain-teasers (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bellos, Alex; Lyttleton, Ben; Illustrated by Gerrell, Spike

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              A fun football-themed puzzle activity book that will keep children busy for hours with games and word and number puzzles. Boggle your brain and enjoy hours of football-themed fun with Football School's The Ultimate Puzzle Activity Book. Packed with over 200 brain-teasers, wordsea...rches, riddles, maths puzzles and logic games, this book is perfect for car journeys, planes and rainy days and is the ideal gift for any young football fan.
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              ISBN 9781406386646
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2020
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Availability
              10 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Soccer School Season 3: Where Soccer Explains (Tackles) the World
               

              Soccer School Season 3: Where Soccer Explains (Tackles) the World (Hardback)

              By Bellos, Alex; Lyttleton, Ben; Illustrated by Gerrell, Spike

              • RRP: $34.50
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              With funny cartoons and multiple-choice quizzes, awesome true stories, real science, and fascinating facts, this latest volume in Bellos and Lyttleton's winning series explains the world via soccer. Illustrations.

              ISBN 9781536206951
              Released NZ 26 Mar 2019
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 7-10 years
              Series Soccer School
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              Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
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              Football School Terrific Teams: 50 True Stories of Football's Greatest Sides
               

              Football School Terrific Teams: 50 True Stories of Football's Greatest Sides (Paperback)

              By Bellos, Alex; Lyttleton, Ben; Illustrated by Gerrell, Spike

              • RRP: $16.99
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              • Pub Date
                8 Sep 21

              Discover the incredible true stories behind the most famous clubs in football. Find out the stories behind the most legendary clubs in football history, such as Manchester United, Real Madrid and Liverpool. Explore how these teams have overcome failure and tragedy to win leagues ...and lift trophies and enter the record books. Also discover fascinating facts about more unknown clubs, including the German team with skull and crossbones logo and the most eco-friendly club in the world. Perfect for fans of Football School: Star Players and Football School: Epic Heroes, this collection of fifty true stories is a must-read for any young football fan.
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              ISBN 9781406386660
              Released NZ 8 Sep 2021
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Available for pre-order, ships once released
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