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Full STEAM Sports: Full STEAM Soccer: Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics of the Game (Hardcover): Sean... Full STEAM Sports: Full STEAM Soccer: Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics of the Game (Hardcover)
Sean McCollum
R536 Discovery Miles 5 360 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
Griezmann (Paperback, Updated Edition): Luca Caioli Griezmann (Paperback, Updated Edition)
Luca Caioli 1
R186 R147 Discovery Miles 1 470 Save R39 (21%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

FROM THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF MESSI AND RONALDO

Quick, incisive and versatile, Antoine Griezmann is the ultimate modern forward.

But did you know that he had to leave France in order to find a professional club willing to take a chance on him?

Or that he wears the number 7 shirt as a tribute to his idol, David Beckham?

Or that Real Sociedad fans came to affectionately refer to him as ‘The Little Devil’?

Find our about all this and more in Luca Caioli and Cyril Collot’s tirelessly researched biography, featuring exclusive interviews with those who know him best.

Includes all the action from the 2017/18 season and the 2018 World Cup

Ultimate Football Heroes: Smith (Paperback): Charlotte Browne Ultimate Football Heroes: Smith (Paperback)
Charlotte Browne 1
R139 R97 Discovery Miles 970 Save R42 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

By the time Kelly Smith was nine years old, she was already so good she was running rings around the boys at her local club and scoring goals for fun. But angry parents complained she was making their sons look silly, and Kelly had to move to a girls' team. From that day, she knew she had to be twice as skillful and brave as any boy to succeed in the game she loved. Smith is the story of how the girl from Watford refused to be held back, and became an Arsenal superstar and the England women's national team's top scorer.

The Bridge That George Built (Paperback): Steve Gibson The Bridge That George Built (Paperback)
Steve Gibson; Rachael Wong; Illustrated by Annmarie Anderson
R132 Discovery Miles 1 320 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

When George's dad goes into hospital for an operation, George and his sister Leila have to go and stay with their grumpy grandad. The only thing George and Grandad have in common is their shared love of the Boro, but will this be enough to keep them from falling out? George then makes a new friend and there are some surprising consequences on and off the football pitch. All royalties from this book will go to MFC Foundation, registered charity number 1059418.

EDGE: Dream to Win: Wayne Rooney (Paperback): Roy Apps EDGE: Dream to Win: Wayne Rooney (Paperback)
Roy Apps; Illustrated by Chris King
R135 R111 Discovery Miles 1 110 Save R24 (18%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Ever had a dream -- a dream to win? Wayne had a dream -- to be a world-class football player. This is the story of Wayne's early years and his break through into the England football team.

The Kingfisher Football Encyclopedia (Paperback, .): Clive Gifford The Kingfisher Football Encyclopedia (Paperback, .)
Clive Gifford 1
R220 R189 Discovery Miles 1 890 Save R31 (14%) Shipped within 4 - 8 working days

The 2018 World Cup edition of The Kingfisher Football Encyclopedia captures the triumph and despair of key moments in world football. Packed with pictures and profiles of the world's most skilful footballers - old and new - from Beckham to Messi, Pele to Ronaldo, Rooney to Neymar. Over 40 of the best international and national teams to have lit up the game are covered in detail, including Brazil, Manchester United, Barcelona and Spain.

All the drama of the 'beautiful game' is fully analysed with dynamic full-spread photos and digital artworks that recreate famous moves and goals, while each chapter includes links to websites, providing a valuable access point to databases of players, international results, all the major tournaments, and club histories. Includes in-depth coverage of every aspect of football, including rules and skills; fans and the media; managers and tactics. Packed with the latest statistics on the 'beautiful game', including an updated report on EURO 16, this is a superbly detailed reference book for all the family. Includes a pull-out WORLD CUP 2018 wallchart to fill in as the tournament progresses.

Barry Loser is the best at football NOT! (Paperback): Jim Smith Barry Loser is the best at football NOT! (Paperback)
Jim Smith 1
R166 R115 Discovery Miles 1 150 Save R51 (31%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

The tenth book in the brilliant Roald Dahl Funny Prize winning BARRY LOSER series.

Perfect for readers aged 7-10 years old and fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Tom Gates, Dennis the Menace and Pamela Butchart's Wigglesbottom Primary series.

Everyone at Barry’s school has gone football crazy, but Barry gets thrown out of the team (the Mogden Maniacs) for being completeerly rubbish. Then it turns out that his best friend Bunky is a super striker – so Barry becomes his manager. The cup final match is approaching and Bunky’s getting carried away with his football fame – can Barry keep his head in the game?

Join everyone’s favourite Loser on his tenth hilarious adventure!

Spinderella (Paperback, 2nd edition): Julia Donaldson Spinderella (Paperback, 2nd edition)
Julia Donaldson; Illustrated by Liz Pichon
R116 R81 Discovery Miles 810 Save R35 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

A fantastic football story, perfect for children learning to read. Written by Julia Donaldson, author of The Gruffalo. Spinderella the spider has a passion for football! She tries to play a match with her brothers and sisters but she doesn't know how many spiders should be on each team. Even worse, she can't count the goals! Luckily for Spinderella, her Hairy Godmother has a plan . . . The Reading Ladder series helps children to enjoy learning to read. It features well-loved authors, classic characters and favourite topics, so that children will find something to excite and engage them in every title they pick up. It's the first step towards a lasting love of reading. Level 2 Reading Ladder titles are perfect for readers who are growing in confidence and are beginning to enjoy longer stories. Clear type Up to 8 lines per page Bright, appealing pictures for added interest A variety of sentence structures A wider range of vocabulary Strong themes and characters to discuss All Reading Ladder titles are developed with a leading literacy consultant, making them perfect for use in schools and for parents keen to support their children's reading. Book band: Purple A fantastic football story, perfect for children learning to read. Written by Julia Donaldson, author of The Gruffalo. Spinderella the spider has a passion for football! She tries to play a match with her brothers and sisters but she doesn't know how many spiders should be on each team. Even worse, she can't count the goals! Luckily for Spinderella, her Hairy Godmother has a plan . . . The Reading Ladder series helps children to enjoy learning to read. It features well-loved authors, classic characters and favourite topics, so that children will find something to excite and engage them in every title they pick up. It's the first step towards a lasting love of reading. Level 2 Reading Ladder titles are perfect for readers who are growing in confidence and are beginning to enjoy longer stories. Clear type Up to 8 lines per page Bright, appealing pictures for added interest A variety of sentence structures A wider range of vocabulary Strong themes and characters to discuss All Reading Ladder titles are developed with a leading literacy consultant, making them perfect for use in schools and for parents keen to support their children's reading. Book band: Purple

Match Annual 2019 (Hardcover): "Match" Match Annual 2019 (Hardcover)
"Match" 1
R180 R155 Discovery Miles 1 550 Save R25 (14%) Shipped within 4 - 8 working days

From the makers of the UK’s best football magazine!

Year in, year out, MATCH remains the bestselling football annual and is top of Christmas wishlists for footy fans everywhere.

Inside the Match Annual 2019, you can build your Ultimate Player, check out the wonderkids who’ll rip up 2019 and find out everything you need to know about Messi, Pogba, Rashford, Aubameyang, Aguero, Di Maria and Higuain.

Plus, it’s packed with stars’ cars, Prem club legends, brain-busting quizzes, FIFA through the ages, mad pics, footy stars emojis, crazy cartoons and loads more!

Don’t miss it!

Suarez (Classic Football Heroes) - Collect Them All! (Paperback): Matt Oldfield, Tom Oldfield Suarez (Classic Football Heroes) - Collect Them All! (Paperback)
Matt Oldfield, Tom Oldfield 1
R139 R97 Discovery Miles 970 Save R42 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

`None of the defenders had a chance. Luis was too quick. Before they could move, he had pounced on the ball and fired a shot into the top corner.' Suarez follows the Uruguayan's winding path from love-struck youngster to Liverpool hero to Barcelona star. Grabbing goals and headlines along the way, this is the inspiring story of how the world's deadliest striker made his mark. Ultimate Football Heroes is a series of biographies telling the life-stories of the biggest and best footballers in the world and their incredible journeys from childhood fan to super-star professional player. Written in fast-paced, action-packed style these books are perfect for all the family to collect and share.

Manchester City - 100 Facts (Paperback): Steve Horton Manchester City - 100 Facts (Paperback)
Steve Horton 1
R140 R114 Discovery Miles 1 140 Save R26 (19%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Football fans love nothing more than to read about their favourite teams. Although this books is aimed at young teenagers they will delight all ages with their mixture of funny and enlightening stories and will give hours of pleasure discovering quirky facts about your favourite team. Each title is also augmented with a selection of sketches by the young sketch artist Becky Welton that depict some of the stories within. A percentage of net profits from this title will go to the children's charity ChildLine Rocks.

Fara Williams (Paperback, Illustrated Edition): Roy Apps Fara Williams (Paperback, Illustrated Edition)
Roy Apps
R159 R132 Discovery Miles 1 320 Save R27 (17%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This inspirational biography for children, written by award-winning author Roy Apps, follows the life story of Fara Williams and her rise to become a world-class defender at Arsenal Ladies and influential, no-nonsense England regular. Illustrated with colour artwork by Alessandro Valdrighi, including graphic novel-style panels, this book is perfect for sport-mad girls and boys with a reading age of 7, but will work perfectly well for older readers too.

Printed on off-white paper using a reading font approved by the British Dyslexia Association, the Sporting Heroes series brings to life the skill, grit and determination needed to be a world-class sportsperson today.

This title is published by Franklin Watts EDGE, which produces a range of books to get children reading with confidence. EDGE - for books kids can't put down.

Paul Pogba - Making His Mark on the Soccer World (Paperback): Brian Trusdell Paul Pogba - Making His Mark on the Soccer World (Paperback)
Brian Trusdell
R176 R132 Discovery Miles 1 320 Save R44 (25%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days
Pogba (Paperback, Updated Edition): Luca Caioli Pogba (Paperback, Updated Edition)
Luca Caioli 1
R186 R147 Discovery Miles 1 470 Save R39 (21%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

FROM THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF MESSI AND RONALDO

A dynamic and commanding presence both on and off the pitch, Paul Pogba is rarely out of the public eye.

But did you know that Barcelona came close to sealing a deal for the midfielder a year before he returned to Manchester United?

Or that he first performed his famous ‘Dab’ celebration in December 2015, after scoring against Carpi in Serie A?

Or that, as a child, Pogba chose to go by the nickname ‘The Pickaxe’?

Find out about all this and more in Luca Caioli and Cyril Collot’s tirelessly researched biography, featuring exclusive interviews with those who know him best.

Includes all the action from the 2017/18 season and the 2018 World Cup

Soccer Record Breakers (Paperback): Clive Gifford Soccer Record Breakers (Paperback)
Clive Gifford
R285 R221 Discovery Miles 2 210 Save R64 (22%) Shipped within 8 - 13 working days
Stars of All Time (Hardcover): Illugi Jokulsson Stars of All Time (Hardcover)
Illugi Jokulsson
R289 R225 Discovery Miles 2 250 Save R64 (22%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Stars of All Time highlights both iconic pioneers of world soccer, including Pele, Johan Cruyff, and Maradona, and more recent all-star players, such as Messi and Ronaldo. Young readers will learn about where each player grew up, how he made it to the top, and what makes his playing style unique. Filled with facts and illustrations, showcasing the most exciting players of the past and present, this book will wow both the soccer novice and the passionate fan.

Match! World Cup 2018 Diary (Paperback): Macmillan Children's Books, "Match" Match! World Cup 2018 Diary (Paperback)
Macmillan Children's Books, "Match" 1
R155 R133 Discovery Miles 1 330 Save R22 (14%) Shipped within 4 - 8 working days

The Match! World Cup 2018 Diary lets you record every game of your World Cup 2018 journey. Make your World Cup predictions and pick your World Cup dream team. Record every match - write in the team line-ups, use stickers to record each goal, card and win. Fill in the match stats, write a match report, choose your star player and rate the match. Fill in the results table for each group. Follow your team's progress through the championship. Record the best moments, greatest goals and top players.

Featuring over 500 hundred stickers, this fun football diary from the makers of Match! magazine is the perfect gift for young footy fans!

Coutinho (Ultimate Football Heroes) - Collect Them All! (Paperback): Tom Oldfield, Matt Oldfield Coutinho (Ultimate Football Heroes) - Collect Them All! (Paperback)
Tom Oldfield, Matt Oldfield 1
R139 R97 Discovery Miles 970 Save R42 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Meet Philippe Coutinho, Ultimate Football Hero. 'Philippe took a deep breath, shut his eyes and listened to the Anfield roar. The Liverpool stadium had the best atmosphere in the whole world.' Coutinho follows the Brazilian football wonder on his stunning path from the backyards of Rio de Janeiro to the bright lights of Milan and the historic city of Liverpool. This is a truly inspiring story of a playmaker that constantly pushes his team towards success, with his fast pace, silky skills and incredible agility as Liverpool's Number 10. Ultimate Football Heroes is a series of biographies telling the life-stories of the biggest and best footballers in the world and their incredible journeys from childhood fan to super-star professional player. Written in fast-paced, action-packed style these books are perfect for all the family to collect and share.

Match! Football Puzzles (Paperback): "Match" Match! Football Puzzles (Paperback)
"Match" 1
R141 R104 Discovery Miles 1 040 Save R37 (26%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Packed with brilliant footy puzzles, including spot the difference, wordsearches, crosswords, hidden-ball puzzles, wordfits, player quizzes, anagrams, odd one out and loads more! Match! Football Puzzles is a perfect book full of things to do for every football fan!

Edge Sporting Heroes: Cristiano Ronaldo (Paperback, Illustrated Edition): Roy Apps Edge Sporting Heroes: Cristiano Ronaldo (Paperback, Illustrated Edition)
Roy Apps
R159 R132 Discovery Miles 1 320 Save R27 (17%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This inspirational biography for children, written by award-winning author Roy Apps, follows the amazing story of Cristiano Ronaldo from his first street kickabout in Funchal, Maderia, to playing for Manchester Utd and Real Madrid. Illustrated with colour artwork by Alessandro Valdrighi, including graphic novel-style panels, this book is perfect for sport-mad girls and boys with a reading age of 7, but will work perfectly well for older readers too.

Printed on off-white paper using a reading font approved by the British Dyslexia Association, the Sporting Heroes series brings to life the skill, grit and determination needed to be a world-class sportsperson today.

This title is published by Franklin Watts EDGE, which produces a range of books to get children reading with confidence. EDGE - for books kids can't put down.

Fantastically Funny Football Joke Book (Paperback): Dave Bromage, Kay Woodward, Rhodri Crooks Fantastically Funny Football Joke Book (Paperback)
Dave Bromage, Kay Woodward, Rhodri Crooks
R136 R91 Discovery Miles 910 Save R45 (33%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Did you hear that Ashley Cole and Cheryl Tweedy are releasing a song together? They're calling themselves Goals Allowed. A fab and funny joke book full of footballing jokes, anecdotes, cartoons and other crazy stuff to get you giggling!

Football Record Breakers (Paperback): Clive Gifford Football Record Breakers (Paperback)
Clive Gifford 1
R249 R180 Discovery Miles 1 800 Save R69 (28%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

From the FIFA World Cup and UEFA European Championship to the record-breakers of Serie A, the Bundesliga and the Premier League, football's record-breaking stars are here. This book is packed with thousands of eye-popping stats about incredible trophy-winning teams and legendary goalscorers from around the globe, and contains all the need-to-know facts and figures from the 2015-2016 league season and EURO 2016.

Kane (Ultimate Football Heroes) - Collect Them All! (Paperback): Matt Oldfield Kane (Ultimate Football Heroes) - Collect Them All! (Paperback)
Matt Oldfield 1
R140 R98 Discovery Miles 980 Save R42 (30%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Meet Harry Kane - Ultimate Football Hero. When Harry Kane was released by Arsenal at nine years old for being too small, he had to use all his self-belief to prove that he could make it as a footballer. Now a superstar striker for Tottenham Hotspur and England, his hard work and determination have paid off. Kane is the amazing story of how the boy from North London became the Premier League's most lethal goalscorer. Ultimate Football Heroes is a series of biographies telling the life-stories of the biggest and best footballers in the world and their incredible journeys from childhood fan to super-star professional player. Written in fast-paced, action-packed style these books are perfect for all the family to collect and share.

The Official Queens Park Rangers Annual 2018 (Hardcover): Grange Communications The Official Queens Park Rangers Annual 2018 (Hardcover)
Grange Communications
R225 R188 Discovery Miles 1 880 Save R37 (16%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days
Arsenal - 100 Facts (Paperback): Steve Horton Arsenal - 100 Facts (Paperback)
Steve Horton 1
R137 R108 Discovery Miles 1 080 Save R29 (21%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Football fans love nothing more than to read about their favourite teams. Although this books is aimed at young teenagers they will delight all ages with their mixture of funny and enlightening stories and will give hours of pleasure discovering quirky facts about your favourite team. Each title is also augmented with a selection of sketches by the young sketch artist Becky Welton that depict some of the stories within. A percentage of net profits from this title will go to the children's charity ChildLine Rocks.

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