Soccer's First StarBook - 2007
HOW DID A POOR BOY named Edson - who kicked rocks down roads and dribbled balls made from rags - go on to become the greatest soccer player of all time? While other kids memorized letters, Edson memorized the scores of soccer matches. And when Edson finally played in a youth soccer tournament in the town of Bauru, Brazil, he focused on only one thing from the moment the whistle blew: the goal. Here is the story of the boy who overcame tremendous odds to become the world champion soccer star Pel&é.
Publisher: New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, c2007
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: J 92 P362cL 2007
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged.) : col. ill. ; 29 cm
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