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Sportopedia: Explore more than 50 sports from around the world

Sportopedia: Explore more than 50 sports from around the world

Sportopedia is your ultimate guide to the diverse world of sport. From the best known to the most obscure, this guide showcases team sports, target sports, as well as track and field, aquatic sports and much more.

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ISBN 9781786030849
Barcode 9781786030849
Published 29 August 2018 by Misc - United Book Distributor
Format Hardback, First Edition, New Edition
Author(s) Illustrated by Long, Mr. Mark
By Skinner, Adam
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781786030849
ISBN-10 1786030845
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Imprint Wide Eyed Editions
Publication Date 29 August 2018
International Publication Date 6 September 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback, First Edition, New Edition
Edition First Edition, New Edition
Author(s) Illustrated by Long, Mr. Mark
By Skinner, Adam
Category Sports & Outdoor Recreation
Sporting Stories
Reference Works
Number of Pages 112
Dimensions Width: 256mm
Height: 310mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age 7-9 years
Reading Age 7-9 years
Library of Congress Sports - Miscellanea - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Children's General Interest & Leisure
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 796
Catalogue Code 946348

Description of this Book

Sportopedia is your ultimate guide to the diverse world of sport. From the best known to the most obscure, this guide showcases team sports, target sports, as well as track and field, aquatic sports and much more.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review 'Amazing illustrated book jam-packed with fascinating facts...each vibrant, brightly coloured ...bursting with information...sport fans of all ages will find this book irresistible' * The Week Jr. * 'The book's beautiful, bright, child-friendly design features plenty of diverse representation; the design is clear and accessible but with plenty going on to interest casual readers or sports fanatics.' * BookTrust * `From boxing to boccia: an illustrated introduction to the world of sport. Written by sports journalist Adam Skinner, new book Sportopedia has been brought to life with Mark Long's charming illustrations of more than 60 different sports.' * Creative Review *
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

MARK LONG is a London-based freelance illustrator. He has worked for a number of clients, including The Guardian, The Independent, Creative Review, The New York Times and Google. Mark is currently working on Sportopedia for Wide Eyed Editions.ADAM SKINNER is a sports journalist at The Sun newspaper. He lives and works in London. Adam is currently working on Sportopedia for Wide Eyed Editions.

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