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    DescriptionThis is a colourful history of the World Cup from the author of THE STORY OF THE OLYMPICS. From the first tournament in Uruguay to England's legendary 1966 win and beyond, with red cards, penalty shoot-outs and goals galore, there are fun facts football fans can use to impress their family and friends. This book will delight fans of all ages, and is great value for money at GBP4.99 in full colour. It is perfectly timed to tie in with the World Cup 2014, and it has global potential - every country on Earth follows the World Cup!

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    The Story of the World Cup
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Richard Brassey
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 24
    Width: 170 mm
    Height: 246 mm
    Thickness: 6 mm
    Weight: 120 g
    ISBN 13: 9781444009460
    ISBN 10: 144400946X

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y4.1
    BIC reading level and special interest qualifier V2: 5AF
    BIC E4L: NF5+, SPO
    BIC subject category V2: YNWA
    BIC children’s book marketing category: B5M79
    BISAC V2.8: JNF054130
    DC23: 796.334668
    Thema V1.0: YNWD
    Orion Publishing Co
    Imprint name
    Orion Children's Books (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
    Publication date
    10 April 2014
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    Richard Brassey is the author and illustrator of a host of colourful and original non-fiction books for children, among them the bestselling NESSIE THE LOCH NESS MONSTER and THE STORY OF SCOTLAND, which won the TES/SALTIRE SOCIETY AWARD. He lives in Essex. Visit his website at http://www.richardbrassey.com.
    Back cover copy
    Billions of fans around the world. Over two hundred countries taking part. Three stolen trophies. And one heroic dog named Pickles! This is the fascinating story of the World Cup. ISBN 978 1 4440 0946 0 £4.99 www.orionbooks.co.uk