A gripping football-filled adventure based in the Romani community of 19th-century Sheffield. This action-packed story is told through the eyes of young Lijah, as he navigates life and discovers football and the legendary Rab Howell. "Quick history of Rab Howell: born in a wagon on a camp like yours about thirty years ago.
He played for United and England, and was one of the best players I ever saw." In this heart-stopping adventure, Richard O'Neill shows us an important and intriguing time in Britain that's sure to fascinate young readers. VOICES: A thrilling series showcasing some of the UK's finest writers for young people. Voices reflects the authentic, unsung stories of our past.
Each story in the series shows that, even in times of great upheaval, a myriad of people have arrived on this island and made a home for themselves - from Roman times to the present day.
Author(s): O'Neill, Richard,
Date of Publication: 05/01/2023,
Pagination: 208 pages,
Published By: Scholastic,
Book Classification: Children's, young adult & educational,