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Football School: The Amazing Quiz Book

By Alex Bellos, Ben Lyttleton
Illustrated by Spike Gerrell

Test your football knowledge with over 300 funny and fascinating questions about international games.

How much do you know about the World Cup – and the world? Test yourself and your friends with over 300 brain-busting questions from Football School. Why are England called the Three Lions? What is Lionel Messi's creepy-crawly nickname? Which World Cup player wore a wig? Discover the answers to these questions and much, much more. Packed with hilarious cartoons and fascinating trivia, this spin-off from the bestselling series is the perfect way for fans to learn more about the beautiful game.

  • Published to coincide with the 2018 FIFA World Cup, from 14 June to 15 July 2018.
  • From the same bestselling authors and illustrators behind Football School Season 1 and 2, shortlisted for the Blue Peter Book Award 2017.
  • Packed with over 300 questions to answer and fascinating football trivia.

About the author

Alex Bellos writes about maths for the Guardian and is the author of several bestselling popular science books. He has also written Futebol: The Brazilian Way of Life, which was shortlisted for Sports Book of the Year, and he ghost-wrote Pelé’s bestselling autobiography. He lives in West London. Ben Lyttleton is an author, broadcaster and consultant to professional football clubs. He is the author of Twelve Yards: The Art and Psychology of the Perfect Penalty and Edge: What Business Can Learn from Football. 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.

ISBN: 9781406379587
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: September 1, 2018
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 176pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $11.99
New Zealand RRP: $13.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 04/09/18 at 01:54:13
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