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Four Fantastic Sports Books

Get active with these sports-themed books for kids! From informative non-fiction reads to inspiring fiction and interactive board books, these are perfect for kids of all ages to learn about the benefits of sport.

How to Be a Footballer and Other Sports Jobs

Written by Rachel Yankey Illustrated by Sol Linero
5-7

A book for children aged 6+ who want to know the score about football jobs, written by former Arsenal and England footballer and CBeebies TV presenter Rachel Yankey Do you have what it takes to become a professional footballer, a manager or even to work in sports TV? Learn all…

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On Your Marks, Get Set, Gold!

Written by Scott Allen Illustrated by Antoine Corbineau
5-7

An exciting, laugh-a-minute guide to every Olympic and Paralympic sport From boxing to boccia, find out just what it takes to become an Olympic and Paralympic star in this hilariously informative guide to the games. For each sport you'll discover why it's great, why it's not so great, what skills…

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Running On Empty

Written by S. E. Durrant Illustrated by Rob Biddulph
9-12

AJ's grandfather has always been the one to keep his unusual family together, so when he dies things start to unravel at the edges. AJ is worried about his parents but they don't really seem to notice. In order to deal with his grief and to keep his anxiety at…

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Bizzy Bear: Football Player

Illustrated by Benji Davies
0-2

Five easy to move sliders, a rhyming story and lots to spot and say in this series of bright, interactive board books for toddlers! Bizzy Bear is a football player today and it's time for the big game! Help him make passes to his teammates and score goals! A funny…

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