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Football Academy: Reading the Game
Football Academy: Reading the Game

Football Academy: Reading the Game

Football Academy

JUVENILE FICTION

160 Pages, 5 x 8

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $10.99 (US $10.99)

Publication Date: July 2009

ISBN 9780141324708

Rights: US

Penguin UK (Jul 2009)
Puffin

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Overview

Ben is at his happiest playing for United and is getting top marks from the coach. But every day at school is a trial for Ben, as he struggles to hide a huge secret from his teachers and classmates. Ben's secret is starting to affect his game—can he swallow his pride and ask for help before he sidelines himself—for good?

Author Biography

Tom Palmer has an international reputation in reader development. He is a coordinator of the Reading Partners consortium, works with The Reading Agency, Booktrust, and the National Literacy Trust, and has been the official writer for the Premier League Reading Stars scheme for five years. He is the author of the Football Detective series, also for Puffin Books.