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EDGE: Football Star Power: Driving Force by Jonny Zucker

EDGE: Football Star Power: Driving Force

Part of the EDGE: Football Star Power Series


EDGE: Football Star Power: Driving Force by Jonny Zucker

Leo's football skills are...well let's just say he's not his team's star player. But when he visits a football museum everything changes in a flash. He can talk to football superstars - and they help to coach him!In Driving Force, Leo is transported to Steven Gerrard's childhood home in Liverpool where he is given tips on how to drive an attack forward. Leo has to learn fast, because before he's ready he has to help Steven fight back against Milan in the 2005 Champions League Final - and Liverpool are 3-0 down! A fantasy football tale from another dimension!This title is published by Franklin Watts EDGE, which produces a range of books to get children reading with confidence. EDGE - for books children can't put down.

About the Author

Jonny Zucker is currently working with Premier League Reading Stars, but he has composed songs for a children`s theatre company, tried his hand at stand-up comedy and also been a teacher. He is the author of Max Flash and Venus Spring. He has written over thirty books for children, teenagers and adults.

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Book Info

Publication date

25th September 2014


Jonny Zucker

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Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group


64 pages


Sporting stories (Children's / Teenage)
Short stories (Children's / Teenage)
Football / soccer (Children's / Teenage)



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