Interest Age 8-12 / Reading Age 8+.
A great story with a football focus. When football is banned at Lily and Zack's school, they decide to keep playing - on their very own secret pitch!
Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers of 8+
The new headteacher is very strict about health and safety - and bans football from the playground. Lily, Zack and their friends are devastated, but when they find an old tennis court hidden away in the woods behind the school, they decide to keep playing as a brand new team - the Secret FC!
|Publication date:||5th August 2013|
|Publisher:||Barrington Stoke Ltd|
|Suitable for:||11+ readers, 9+ readers|
Tom Palmer credits articles about football with getting him into reading as a child. He travels all over the UK for events, performing his immensely popular rugby and football reading games to hundreds of children every week. He is the current Writer-in-Residence for the RAF Museums. Tom is also working with the National Literacy Trust on a very high profile football and reading project during the Euro 2016 football tournament.More About Tom Palmer