Get ready to learn loads of awesome football facts in this full-colour Football Handbook. Find out how football kicked off, the wicked rules of the game and the players who are the best of the best. With tons of lists, quizzes, facts and stats, this is the book which footy fans everywhere will just have to have.
Football is the world's most popular sport - globally, more than 240 million people play the game regularly. This colourful and exciting book is the essential guide to soccer, offering easy-to-follow instruction that is sure to improve the all-round play of any young football player, from passing and dribbling to shooting, defending, goalkeeping and...
Warm-up, kick-off! This colourful, action-packed and practical handbook is a fantastic introduction to football. Clear, accessible text covers everything a young football enthusiast needs to know: basic skills, tactics and techniques, rules and referees, world players and tournaments - and so much more.
The perfect guide for any football fan who wants to know everything about the "beautiful game" - from World Cup winners to football skills and techniques. With billions of people watching the 2014 FIFA World Cup and around 265 million players worldwide, football really is the world's best-loved sport.
Find out how to perfect your skills, from dribbling and passing to scoring and saving goals, play competitively for a club and expand your abilities into captaining a team. Whether you're new to football or looking to develop your skills, this book will tell you everything you need to know
A football skills book for children that explains all the rules and football tactics, and encourages considerate playing on pitch. It provides expert football training tips and practice drills devised by professional coaches. Children will learn key match day tactics.These include attacking, defending, and movement without the ball.
Calling all football fans! Get the lowdown on the hottest players in football today - from the major international heroes to up-and-coming stars. This fantastic football fact file will give you all the need-to-know info about the hottest players in the game.
100 Facts Extreme Survival book for kids covers key topics about surviving dangerous conditions in easily-digestible facts for young learners. Every page includes detailed illustrations and colourful photographs that bring the text to life for kids.
From hippo attacks on the Okavango River to Chitina headwaters in Alaska, this chapter book is full of raging rivers and thrilling adventures. With gripping – and TRUE – stories of incredible adventures, extreme excursions, and ultimate survival, White Water! will have you on the edge of your canoe– er seat. Perfect for all readers who love an exciting,...
Meet the elite soldiers who have been through the toughest training on Earth to take on the most dangerous missions. This thrilling insight into the secret assignments of the SAS, Navy Seals, HALO and more is full of photographs, diagrams and illustrations, and the simple text is perfect for reluctant readers. With internet links to find out more.
A guide to the world of cycling, which covers everything from mountain biking to the Tour de France. It shows you what different types of competitive cyclists wear, how they train, and what rules they must follow. It also features information about road cycling, including hints, tips and vital safety precautions.
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...
The beautiful pictures in this book are full of wildlife to look out for when you're outdoors. There are birds, butterflies and plants to spot by a river, in the fields or on a city ramble, and pages on the seasons and creatures to look out for after dark. Children will love browsing the pictures at home -then spotting the wildlife outside.
Each football skill is illustrated with action photographs, detailed diagrams and easy-to-follow instructions.
A fun flap book that shows young children what goes on at major sporting events and introduces them to a range of different sports. Scenes include an Olympic style swimming pool, an athletics stadium, a ski slope and a cycling velodrome. With over 100 flaps to lift, there's lots to discover on each brightly coloured page and plenty to keep curious minds...
This five-level graded reading series, launched in January 2012, is sure to grip children's interest. Developed with literacy experts, the series will guide young readers as they build confidence and fluency in their literacy skills and progress towards reading alone.