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Jasper Zammit: Soccer Legend
Jasper Zammit: Soccer Legend

Jasper Zammit: Soccer Legend

3 Books in 1

Jasper Zammit

JUVENILE FICTION

568 Pages, 5 x 8

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $17.99 (US $17.99) (CA $23.99)

Publication Date: September 2014

ISBN 9780857983206

Rights: US & CA

Penguin Random House Australia (Sep 2014)
Random House Australia

Price: $17.99
 
 

Overview

The Game of Life, The Striker, and The Finals—Three Jasper Zammit books in one big edition, perfect for soccer-obsessed kidsThe Game of Life: Jasper Zammit is a soccer legend—in his own head. Whole stadiums cheer as he bends balls and scores magic goals. When Lil joins the Rovers Under-11s, Jasper finds someone as obsessed with soccer as he is. But Lil's dad is the reason Jasper's dad lost his job. Can they be friends? The Striker: Aamir can't speak English, but he's a deft soccer player for the Rovers. The trouble is, Eastville Kings star player Badger can’t resist badgering his opponent to put them off their game. Now his target is Aamir. Who will be sent off the field with a red card? The Finals: Just before the finals, the Rovers get a new coach. But winning is all he cares about, and playing soccer isn't as fun anymore. Lil's big brother devises a plan to get the Rovers back on track. Can he save them? Time is running out and he's their only hope.

Author Biography

Deborah Abela is the author of the Max Remy Superspy series, which includes Strike Force. Johnny Warren was a real-life Australian soccer legend, known as Captain Socceroo for his passionate work to promote the game.