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Coming soon: Mohamed Salah the Egyptian King

Another gem in the favorite football stars series from Michael Part and Kevin Ashby”Mo was everywhere.  He got two or three shots on goal, pinged in a dangerous corner, probed and passed and almost finished Liverpool’s best chance.  The cafe in the little village roared with his every touch.  In Kiev, the first chants began.  “He’s the Egyptian King!

And then the unimaginable thing happened. And hundreds of million spectators let out a gasp of agony.This is the a thrilling story detailing the rise of Mohamed Salah from a tiny remote village in Egypt to become one of the most adored football stars in the world. It’s a story of a little boy who dared and followed his dream.













Football icon Alex Ferguson in a thrilling YA mystery!

 Letters to Sir Alex by Steve Berg is coming soon! “Suspense, first love and the beautiful game interwoven masterfully into a young adult page turner. I couldn’t put it down.” Michael Part, The Flea – The Amazing Story of Leo Messi.

When 14-years old Daniel loses his leg to a landmine on an abandoned football pitch he doesn’t give up his football dream. He goes on a mission to resurrect his town’s old team as a coach and turns to the iconic manager, Sir Alex Ferguson, for advice. Daniel brings the team to victory and winds up solving a 25-year-old mystery that hung over his town like a dark shadow.

Steve Berg is the critically-acclaimed author of two novels and a collection of short stories.

Pub date: June 2018

Mystery-Teens and young adults- Sports- Football



A new Thomas Muller book!

Thomas Muller The Smiling Champion is the new arrival  in Sole’s international best selling soccer stars series.

He was a kid like you! With great talent and vision and a winning smile, Thomas Muller has emerged as one of the world’s most accomplished soccer players of our time. Behind his whimsical eyes is a wonderful childhood story, the tale of the boy from Bavaria who made it to the top by being at the right place at the right time, and always being true to himself.   

Michael Part is the bestselling author of The Flea – The Amazing Story of Leo Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo the Rise of a Winner, Neymar The Wizard and the Screenwriter of the Disney classic A Kid In King Arthur’s Court. His books are published in 36 countries.

Comgin soon: Michael Phelps The Greatest Olympian

Michael Phelps – The World’s Greatest Olympian by  Stephen Berg

Growing up battling Attention Deficit Disorder and his parents’ divorce, yet surrounded by the love and support of his mother and sisters, Michael Phelps went through an incredible journey and became the most decorated Olympian in history.  In this book aimed at young readers, author Stephen Berg tells a fascinating story about the coming-of-age of one of the greatest athletes in history. This is an encouraging and heart felt story about a child who overcame great personal challenges and fulfilled the ultimate dream. Ages 9 and up


James Rodriguez is next!

James Rodriguez, the Colombian superstar who plays in Real Madrid is the subject of Michael Part’s new book. It will be the fifth book in the best selling series that is  captivating young readers all over the world!

In the best tradition of Sole’s Soccer Stars series the book has a gripping plot, detailing James unique story of James who was abandoned by his father at age 3 and had to deal with speech impairment while growing to become one of the world’s finest players.

Tay social media campaign is now in full swing!

Sole Books social media campaign kicked off and reached millions of fans in a very short period of  time!

Mikaela Long, a Vine star and a die-hard Swiftie to whom Jill Parker dedicated the book, posted a Vine video which generated close to a million view in just 20 days on Vine and Facebook combined!

View the video:

Mikaleal’s Vine page

Tay facebook page

Legendary DJ, Rick  plugged the book in his syndicated radio show.

Listen up  Rick Dees praising tay:



New! Neymar The Wizard

Neymar The Wizard is the fascinating coming of age story of Neymar Junior, the skinny kid from Mogi Das Cruz in Brazil, who has been called the next Pele. Neymar has taken Brazil and the world by storm and continues to inspire millions around the world with his talent, heart and smile. Following the international best sellers, The Flea the Amazing Story of Leo Messi and Ronaldo The Rise of a Winner by Michel Part, ‘The Wizard’ is a heartwarming and emotional story about a father and son who, against all odds, made the journey from the verge of poverty to international stardom through love, conviction, and belief.

The Flea is the #1 best selling Messi book in the U.S.!

The Amazing Story of Leo Messi is the best selling Messi bio in the U.S! In addition, Sole Books sold the book’s translation rights to leading publishers worldwide. Since it was released, in August 2013 The book garnered great reviews and was sold already to the U.K, Australia, NZ, South Africa, Greece, Denmark, Japan, Israel, Spain, all of Latin America, and the rest of the commonwealth countries.