Football School: The Incredible Joke Book

Paperback / softback

Main Details

Title Football School: The Incredible Joke Book
Authors and Contributors      By (author)   Alex Bellos
By (author)   Ben Lyttleton
Illustrated by   Spike Gerrell
SeriesFootball School
Physical Properties
Format:Paperback / softback
Pages:128
Dimensions(mm): Height 198,Width 129
CategoriesHumour and jokes
Football/Soccer
ISBN 9781406393071
ClassificationsDewey:796.3340207
Audience
Children / Juvenile

Publishing Details

Publisher Walker Books Ltd
Imprint Walker Books Ltd
Publication Date 7 November 2019
NZ Release Date 7 November 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom

Description

Get ready to laugh your football socks off with this side-splitting joke book from the creators of the bestselling Football School series. What's a striker's favourite magic routine? A hat trick! Why was the peacock sent off? It was a professional fowl What's a chip-lover's top footie show? Catch of the Day, with Gary Vinegar Packed with great gags about silly stars, team titters and naughty nicknames, this is the perfect gift to give any football fan the giggles.

Author Biography

Alex Bellos writes about maths and puzzles for the Guardian and is the bestselling author of Alex's Adventures in Numberland and Alex Through the Looking-Glass, as well as two mathematical colouring books. He has also written Futebol: The Brazilian Way of Life, which was shortlisted for Sports Book of the Year, and he ghost-wrote Pele's bestselling autobiography. He lives in West London. Ben Lyttleton is a journalist, broadcaster and football consultant. He is the author of Edge and Twelve Yards: The Art and Psychology of the Perfect Penalty and his football articles have been published in over 20 countries. He is a director of Soccernomics, a football consultancy that helps teams improve their performance. He lives in North London. Spike Gerrell is a prolific cartoonist known for his "spiky-nosed" illustrations. His work has been published in the New Scientist, Independent, Times Educational Supplement and Guardian. Spike lives in North London.