Alan Durant has written over forty books for children of all ages â€“ from pre-school to teenage â€“ and in a variety of styles. Alan frequently visits primary and secondary schools to perform, give talks and run workshops. He is passionate about reading, sport and Manchester United! He lives in London.
Kate Leake studied Childrenâ€™s Illustration at the North Wales School of Art and Design. Her fresh, humorous style and innovative use of the computer has been highly acclaimed and she was runner-up in the 2004 Macmillan Prize for Illustration. Kate lives in Derbyshire.
Every boy's dream will be fulfilled in this wonderful book, about a completely football-obsessed boy called William. If you know someone with the football bug then this could be the book for him.