Soccer Star

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Soccer Star

by Mina Javaherbin

Illustrations by Renato Alarcão

First Release:

July 2014

ISBN: 9780763660567

Paulo works on a fishing boat to earn money for his family, but winning the evening’s soccer game is all he can think about—even when his sister asks to join the all-boy team. Full-color illustrations done in sepia ink with color added digitally.

 
  • ISBN: 9780763660567
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Candlewick
    Page Count: 32
    Trim Size: 9 3/4" x 11 5/16"
    Dewey Classification: Fic
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 3.2, Points: 0.5
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 2.5, Points: 1
    Lexile: Level: AD550L
    Awards & Honors: Booklist 2014 Top 10 Books for Youth, Sports
    Genre: Fic
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