Ready, Steady Mo!
by Mo Farah and Kes Grey
From Olympic winner Mo Farah and bestselling author of Oi Frog!, Kes Gray, comes a fun and action-packed picture book that will get kids reading, and running too! Follow Mo on his madcap adventures as his running skills go from strength to strength.
by Alison Murray
Hare is the fastest on the farm. Tortoise is as slow as they go. So when they decide to have a race, Hare is certain to win...isn't he? The well-loved Aesop's Fables has been made all the more enchanting with a sense of fun, mischief and stylish charm.
Kicking a Ball by Allan Ahlberg
For anyone who can't see a ball without wanting to kick it, head it, shoot it, or boot it! Relate to the simple joy felt by a boy kicking a ball, and how there is nothing else quite like it. The story takes us on a journey from childhood to fatherhood full of humour, warmth, friendship... and football.
by Rob Parker
Perfect for young football fanatics! World At Your Feet is a charming little book aimed at kids which features illustrations of 16 famous World Cup goals and 16 miniature poems to go alongside them.
I Want to Win! by Tony Ross
The Little Princess loves to win - and at home everyone usually lets her. At school, even though she tries her hardest, it seems she can't do anything right, but she soon discovers that winning is much more fun when she really deserves it!
by Alan Durant
William has caught soccer fever. He doesn't have a rash or spots, but he can't stop kicking things—and he's driving his sister crazy! Then Dad takes them both to the local soccer club. Who will be next to catch the fever?
by Julia Donaldson
Spinderella the spider has a passion for football! She tries to play a match but she doesn’t know how many spiders should be on each team. Even worse, she can’t count the goals! Luckily for Spinderella, her Hairy Godmother has a plan.
Mr Men: Sport's Day
by Roger Hargreaves
There’s going to be a Sports Day in Nonsenseland and all the Mr. Men are invited, but will it be what they are expecting? A silly, fun-filled sport’s day story featuring lots of your favourite Mr. Men characters showing their sporting prowess ... or not!
Harry and the Dinosaurs United by Ian Whybrow
Harry's football team are trying their best, but they just keep getting in each other's way. But, luckily, Harry soon learns the best trick of all...teamwork! So together Harry, his friends and their mascotauruses win the best prize ever...
Ambrose Goes for Gold
by Tor Freeman
It's the day of the Great Insect Games and Ambrose is desperate to win a gold medal. But when the grasshopper jumps further, it looks as though Ambrose will never win anything. But with a little determination and the help of his friends, Ambrose soon discovers that everyone is good at something.
The Story of the Olympics
by Richard Brassey
Records and reputations, cheats and champs, victors and venues - here's the lowdown on the modern Olympic games. From the games of ancient Greece to the twenty-first century, this is a lively, witty and entertaining guide for young readers everywhere.