Young Pele : Soccer's First Star

Young Pele : Soccer's First Star

Book Title: Young Pele : Soccer's First Star

Author: James Buckley

Format: Paperback | 40 pages

Publication Date: 13 Sep 2011

ISBN-13: 9780375871566

How did a poor boy named Edson--who kicked rocks down roads and dribbled balls made from rags--go on to become the greatest soccer player of all time? Here is the story of the boy who with great determination, lightning speed, and amazing skill overcame tremendous odds to become the world champion soccer star Pelé. Talented author/illustrator team Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome bring his inspirational story vibrantly to life. The theme of this Dragonfly Book is Sports.