Books tagged: world cup

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Soccer players secrets
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 25,520. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
There are tons of secrets that virtually no one knows about the best soccer players in the world. Even if you tune in to every Premier League match, watch Spanish and Italian soccer and tune into soccer around the world, you are still missing out on the real life secrets of your favourite soccer stars. Interesting facts, secrets, sensations and hidden truths about players - all is in this book.
on the Trail of the Real St George
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,780. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2010 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Dragon-slayer, English hero, martyr, warrior, soldier and saint — St George has been all these things. But who was the real St George? This fascinating book draws on the most recent academic research into folklore and legends to put together an accurate account of St George’s original life story, and how he has developed in folklore and legend to become what he is today.
What is Sport? 101 Questions People Ask About Sport Athletes and Sports– and for which You've Gotta Have Answers!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,520. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
Welcome to the world of sports! If you ever had questions about sports, sportsmen, athletes, competitions…here you will find the answer. From the Olympics to cricket, from squash to golf, from basketball to pelota, you will find everything here: events, legends, dates and personalities. These questions give the answer to whom, when, where, why or better said: the answer to everything.
Ball Machine - The Inside Story of the Lies, Seductions and Sporting Triumphs of the Android Vitas Rodriguez
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,930. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Can an android win Wimbledon? Or the soccer World Cup? What about the heart of a beautiful woman? Built as a glorified ball machine, Vitas Rodriguez is the world’s most advanced android - strong, fast, tireless and smart. Equipped with the revolutionary quantum entanglement processor, he’s sentient, athletic, handsome, and unstoppable. He knows how to learn. And he loves to win.
Delirium: My Fascination for the 1978 World Cup Final
Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
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The 1978 World Cup Final was one of the most spectacular but controversial sporting events in recent memory. All of Argentina, backed by the ruling military junta was willing them to win against a talented Dutch Team. This is my take on a truly gripping but heavily tarnished match and the events that surrounded it.
Universe Cup
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,340. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Xvadi stepped from the Red Box--the Kellian mother ship--into the Oval Office, President Davidson knew that the future of the Earth was in question. Once he learned that the Kellians were challenging the planet to a soccer tournament called the Universe Cup, the wheels began to move and the greatest soccer team to ever play was assembled. Will the Earth be saved? Can aliens even play soccer?
Asia's World Cup Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,710. Language: British English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A tale of unforgettable highs and more frequent lows, Asia’s World Cup story has been long and difficult. It’s a tale of struggles for recognition, representation and respect at football’s top table. From hapless minnows to shocking the world; for every humbling defeat there’s an extraordinary success. Sometimes controversial, occasionally magnificent, always intriguing: Asia’s World Cup Story.
Fountain
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 186,270. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Professor Charlie Winston stumbles upon maps showing the location of the legendary Fountain of Youth. Meanwhile, his wife Murielle, a scientist at the CDC, is busy battling a deadly strain of the Ebola virus unleashed by terrorists at the World Cup soccer matches in Brazil. As the virus threatens to kill millions of Americans, the only hope may be the healing waters from the Island of Boyuca.
Big Balls! World Cup Nations
Price: Free! Words: 114,420. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
BIG BALLS! World Cup Nations is a collection of informative and irreverent football histories of the thirty-two countries represented at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. If you like football, you will love this book. It is BIG and is complete and utter BALLS!
World Cup Mouse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,850. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Soccer, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Louie LaSurie dreams of being the first mouse to play in the World Cup soccer tournament in this funny book for 7 to 10 year-olds.