Charlie Merrick's Misfits In Fouls, Friends, And My World Cup by Dave CousinsCharlie Merrick's Misfits In Fouls, Friends, And My World Cup by Dave Cousins

Charlie Merrick's Misfits In Fouls, Friends, And My World Cup

byDave Cousins

Paperback | May 23, 2014

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'I play for North Star Galaxy and this is the story of our first season. I don't know how it's going to end - but I hope it will be at the World Cup Finals this summer! I'm going to tell you everything that happens - the truth - however painful that might be.'Charlie loves football. He watches it, memorizes facts about it, and he's even the captain of the local youth team, North Star Galaxy.When Charlie discovers that youth teams are being selected to play in exhibition matches at the World Cup tournament later that year he decides to enter North Star. There's one problem. He's got to prove that North Star deserve a place at the tournament and that's not easy when your team are kind ofrubbish at football! This book takes the form of Charlie's competition entry for his team to play a warm-up match at the World Cup - it's crammed with hilarious doodles, true facts, and match reports, and is totally accessible for boys, girls, reluctant readers, and footie-mad kids everywhere!
Abandoning childhood plans to be an astronaut, Dave Cousins went to art college in Bradford, joined a band and moved to London. He spent the next ten years touring and recording, and was nearly famous. Dave's writing career began aged ten, penning lyrics for an imaginary pop group. He has been scribbling songs, poems and stories ever ...
Title:Charlie Merrick's Misfits In Fouls, Friends, And My World CupFormat:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 7.8 × 5.08 × 0.03 inPublished:May 23, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0192736590

ISBN - 13:9780192736598

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from EXELLENT This is an amazing book that is about football but even if your not into football it is also about the relationship between 3 characters. I would highly recomend reading this if you are a child
Date published: 2015-07-07