Soccer Hour

Soccer Hour Cover

Soccer Hour

By Carol Nevius; Bill Thomson (Illustrator)

Cavendish Square Publishing, Hardcover, 9780761456896, 32pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2011

Soccer practice begins, and the players stretch, warm up, and work on their footwork, juggling, goal shooting, and keep-away skills before splitting into two teams for an exciting scrimmage. Bill Thomson's dramatic perspectives and Carol Nevius accomplished text demonstrate the training and teamwork that build strong players.

About the Author
Carol Nevius lives in Coral Springs, Florida.

Bill Thomson is the celebrated creator of Chalk and Fossil and the illustrator of Baseball Hour, Karate Hour, Soccer Hour, and Building with Dad, all written by Carol Nevius. Thomson s books have received many accolades: the National Parenting Publications Gold Award, designation as a Notable Children s Book by the American Library Association, a Teachers Choices selection from the International Reading Association, a Booklist Editors Choice, the Connecticut Book Award for Children s Illustrator, Kentucky s Bluegrass Award, Ohio s Buckeye Children s & Teen Book Award, and the Prix Livrentete in Paris, France. Thomson s artwork has also received more than seventy-five awards in the country s most prestigious juried illustration competitions.