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Football School Season 2: Where Football Explains the World
 

Football School Season 2: Where Football Explains the World (PDF ebook)

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

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... read full description below.

ISBN 9781406380385
Barcode 9781406380385
Published 7 September 2017 by Walker Books
Available in PDF format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en

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ISBN-13 9781406380385
ISBN-10 1406380385
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Walker Books
Imprint Walker Books
Publication Date 7 September 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format PDF ebook
Author(s) By Bellos, Alex
By Lyttleton, Ben
Illustrated by Gerrell, Spike
Category Non-Fiction (Child / Teen)
Reference
Science
Technology & Applied Sciences
Natural History, Dinosaurs & Pets
Sports & Outdoor Recreation
Travel & Holiday
Information Resources & Places Of Interest
Quizzes & Games and Hobbies
Puzzle / Maze Books & Quizzes
Historical Figures & Biographies
Inventions
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Physical Education & Sports Studies
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
The Countryside, Country Life
Trees & Wildflowers
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Rocks, Minerals & Fossils
Sports Personalities
Sporting Events & Tours
Fitness & Sports Training
Air Sports & Recreations
Ball Games
Equestrian & Animal Sports
Motor Sports
Combat Sports & Self-Defence
Winter Sports
Fishing & Field Sports
Active Outdoor Pursuits
Theme Parks & Funfairs
Leisure & Play Centres
Holiday Camps
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Libraries, Archives & Information Centres
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Schools & Education Centres
Models & Model-Making
Collecting
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Clubs & Societies
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Adventure Game-Books / Choose Your Own Adventure
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Olympic Games
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Hockey
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Baseball
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Showjumping / Gymkhana / Dressage Etc
Skiing
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Card Games
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Chess
Snooker, Billiards, Pool
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Soft Toys, Teddy Bears & Dolls
Indigenous Peoples
Soccer (Association Football)
American Football
Australian Rules Football
Lawn Tennis
Badminton
Squash & Rackets
Table Tennis
Football (Soccer, Association Football)
Number of Pages 208
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
Library of Congress Soccer - Miscellanea - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Children's General Interest & Leisure
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 796.334
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Electronic Book

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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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review A mix of cheeky text and fun cartoons [...] Perfect for getting kids to not just pick up a book but get hooked on subjects the might find a bore in class.

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Author's Bio

Alex Bellos writes about maths for the Guardian and is the author of two works of popular science, Alex's Adventures in Numberland and Alex Through the Looking-Glass as well as the mathematical colouring book Snowflake Seashell Star. He has also written Futebol: The Brazilian Way of Life, which was shortlisted for Sports Book of the Year, and he ghost-wrote Pele's bestselling autobiography. He lives in West London.Ben Lyttleton is a journalist, broadcaster and football consultant. He is the author of Twelve Yards: The Art and Psychology of the Perfect Penalty and his football articles have been published in over 20 countries. He is a director of Soccernomics, a football consultancy that helps teams improve their performance. He lives in North London.Spike Gerrell is a prolific cartoonist known for his "spiky-nosed" illustrations. His work has been published in the New Scientist, Independent, Times Educational Supplement and Guardian. Spike lives in North London.

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