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Children's Nonfiction Soccer

Fútbol para patear

by (author) Bobbie Kalman & John Crossingham

Crabtree Publishing Company
Initial publish date
Aug 2008
Soccer, Fitness & Exercise, General
Recommended Age
7 to 8
Recommended Grade
2 to 3
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Aug 2008
    List Price
  • Hardback

    Publish Date
    Aug 2008
    List Price

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Soccer is known as ‘the beautiful game’ because it is simple and doesn’t involve a lot of expensive equipment. Now young children can find out why this game has become the world’s most popular sport. Kick it Soccer goes for a goal as kids learn about how players handle the ball, how each position helps to make a winning team, the role of a referee and rules, and soccer star profiles.

About the authors

Bobbie Kalman's profile page

JOHN CROSSINGHAM has spent most of his life playing music and writing words. In addition to having edited with OKB, he is author of Learn to Speak Music. A veteran of numerous bands, including Broken Social Scene and Raising The Fawn, he has toured much of the world, played on Conan, Letterman, and the Junos, and has released several albums and EPs. He has also written and edited dozens of children's books, as well as written about music for FASHION and Chart magazines. He lives in Toronto, Ontario.

John Crossingham's profile page

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