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Young Pele: Soccer’s First Star
by Lesa Cline-Ransome, Illustrated by James Ransome

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    List Price: $7.99
    Format: Paperback, 40 pages
    Classification: Fiction
    Target Age Group: Picture Book
    ISBN13: 9780375871566
    Imprint: Dragonfly Books
    Publisher: Dragonfly Books
    Parent Company: Dragonfly Books
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    Book Description:
    How did a poor boy named Edson—who kicked rocks down roads and dribbled balls made from rags—go on to become the greatest soccer player of all time? Here is the story of the boy who with great determination, lightning speed, and amazing skill overcame tremendous odds to become the world champion soccer star Pel . Talented author/illustrator team Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome bring his inspirational story vibrantly to life. The theme of this Dragonfly Book is Sports.

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