Search Results: "Pelé"


BOOK REVIEW

YOUNG PELÉ by Lesa Cline-Ransome
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 25, 2007

While eight-year-old Edson do Nascimento's classmates are learning the alphabet and math, he is dreaming about playing soccer. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

PELÉ, KING OF SOCCER/PELÉ, EL REY DEL FUTBOL by Monica Brown
BIOGRAPHY
Released: Jan. 1, 2009

"Spanish text, this inspiring blend of art and story scores a winning goal. (Picture book/biography. 5-8)"
This beautifully designed story of soccer's best athlete begins in the midst of a game with the star about to score. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FOR THE LOVE OF SOCCER! by Pelé
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 25, 2010

"A must-share for soccer enthusiasts of any age. (Picture book. 3-8)"
The legendary soccer player composes a stirring ode to his beloved sport. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

WHY SOCCER MATTERS by Pelé
NON-FICTION
Released: April 1, 2014

"Pelé never fully demonstrates 'why soccer matters,' but he does provide insight into the world's most popular game through the eyes of its most revered figure."
Soccer's biggest global icon discusses the sport he loves. Read full book review >