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Diary of a Soccer Star
Diary of a Soccer Star

Diary of a Soccer Star

By Shamini Flint, Illustrated by Sally Heinrich

Diary of a...


90 Pages, 5 x 8

Formats: Trade Paper, EPUB

Trade Paper, $8.99 (US $8.99) (CA $10.99)

Publication Date: September 2012

ISBN 9781742378251

Rights: US, CA, CN, KR & TW

Allen & Unwin (Sep 2012)


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In illustrated diary format, the hilarious tale of a boy who is a soccer star—not!Marcus is a math whiz who is not good at sports. But his dad, a self-help author, is convinced otherwise. He believes that Marcus can achieve anything he sets his mind to—with hilarious results. Marcus's gentle, satiric humor and comic drawings will have readers laughing out loud while learning a surprising amount about soccer.

Author Biography

Shamini Flint has written many books for children but is best known for her Inspector Singh Investigates series of crime fiction for adults. She and Sally Heinrich collaborated previously on A T-Rex Ate My Homework.