Tag Archives : soccer

Book for the Soccer Lover


Today I have a book for the soccer lover.  This story takes place in Malaysia in the 1980’s when girls were not encouraged to play.  However, Maya loves to cheer for Brazil in the World Cup and finally gets up the courage to ask for a soccer ball for her birthday.  Well, the rest is history as they say.  I…

The Joy of Losing


In keeping with the Sports theme, today I have a book that both my son and I absolutely adored.  It looks at the culture of sports in schools with humor and honesty. John Klassen has become a favorite author of mine. You know when I am willing to buy the latest book instead of waiting for the library to get…