In a perceptive tale of friendship and sports, this multicultural early reader shows how Sam's visiting Mexican cousin overcomes the language barrier by teaching soccer to his new friends.
"The story line is brisk, and the lively drawings are effective. An entertaining light read with simple sentences and lots of appeal: the bicultural element adds a nice touch."--Booklist.
Series: Step into Reading, Level 4
For Ages: 7 - 8 years old
For Grades: 2 - 3
Number Of Pages: 365
Published: 12th April 1987
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.0 x 12.6
Weight (kg): 0.09
Edition Number: 1