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Sophie Smiley - Author

Sophie Smiley was born in a Dominican monastery near Cambridge - she says she had a very happy childhood surrounded by Fra Angelicos and Ethopian priests! She now teaches English and is also a staff member of Forest School Camps, working with both the able and those with learning difficulties. She is married, and has two sons. They all live in Cambridge.

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Football Fever
Sophie Smiley
A bumper collection of football stories featuring football mad kids called Wembley, Striker, Semi, Bobby and Charlton. Just as well they're football mad with names like that. With illustrations by the supremely talented Michael Foreman, this book will be enjoyed,...
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Format: Paperback | Released 27/05/2010
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Snow Goalie
Sophie Smiley
A robust and entertaining football story about a family with enough players in it to make their own five-a-side team! Charlie tells of the mounting excitement as she and her brothers fight their way into the final. They are all...
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/01/2010
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Pirates Ahoy!
Sophie Smiley
Action-packed adventure propels this short and easy to read book forward at pace and will be hugely satisfying to emerging readers. Charlie is football mad, as is most of his family. But when his brother Bobby develops a passion for...
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Format: Paperback | Released 05/03/2009
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Team Trouble
Sophie Smiley
For football mad families this is essential reading as are the previous two stories featuring Charlie and his little brother Bobby. Their mum is so footie mad that she gives yellow cards instead of a ticking off when her children...
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Format: Paperback | Released 05/07/2007
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