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Girls FC 1: Do Goalkeepers Wear Tiaras?

Written by Helena Pielichaty, Sonia Leong

Part of the Girls FC Series

Girls FC 1: Do Goalkeepers Wear Tiaras? Synopsis

Girls FC: the best team for football and friendship Nine-year-old Megan Fawcett loves football and is desperate to be on her school team. She tries everything to get the coach to notice her, even wearing a tiara! But nothing works... Then she has a brainwave - she'll set up her own team. An all-girls team! Now all she needs is a pitch, a coach ... and ten other players.

Girls FC 1: Do Goalkeepers Wear Tiaras? Press Reviews

Children will undoubtedly want to read through the entire series -- Jane E Sandell * The Scotsman * Girls get to be top of the league in this delightfully written, fresh new series about girls on the pitch * Bookclub * real enthusiasm for football on every page * School Librarians Journal * this book is a must for the class library * INIS *

Book Information

ISBN: 9781406317305
Publication date: 3rd August 2009
Author: Helena Pielichaty, Sonia Leong
Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 112 pages

About Helena Pielichaty, Sonia Leong

Helena Pielichaty (pronounced Pierre-li-hatty) is the bestselling author of numerous children's books, including the highly successful Simone's Letters, which was nominated for the Carnegie Medal. Her series, The After School Club, has eight titles and the bind-up, Clubbing Together, sold more than 25,000 copies in its first six months. A local girls' under elevens team helps with the inspiration and tactical know-how for Girls FC, but Helena has been an avid fan of women's football for many years. Football clearly runs in the family as her aunt was in a women's team in the 1950s and her daughter has been playing ...

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