The captivating story of soccer legend Lionel Messi, from his first touch at age five in the streets of Rosario, Argentina, to his first goal at the Camp Nou pitch in Barcelona, Spain. The Flea tells the amazing story of a boy who was born to play the beautiful game and destined to become the world’s greatest soccer player.
Michael Part is a soccer fan, a screenwriter and author. He wrote the landmark anime adventure “Starbirds” and the Disney classic, “A Kid in King Arthur’s Court”. He is the editor of the bestselling children’s series of books, “The Wild Soccer Bunch”.
Ages 9 and up
Nonfiction- Biographies – Juvenile – Sport – Soccer
By Michael Part