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Author: Michael Williams
Publisher: London : Little, Brown Young Readers, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When soldiers attack a small village in Zimbabwe, Deo goes on the run with Innocent, his older, mentally disabled brother, carrying little but a leather soccer ball filled with money, and after facing prejudice, poverty, and tragedy, it is in soccer that Deo finds renewed hope.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fiction
Young adult works
Teen fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Williams
ISBN: 9780316077903 0316077909
OCLC Number: 751798370
Awards: Short-listed for Nutmeg Book Award (Teen) 2014
Short-listed for Georgia Peach Book Award for Teen Readers 2012
Description: 1 volume
Responsibility: Michael Williams.

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When soldiers attack a small village in Zimbabwe, Deo goes on the run with Innocent, his older, mentally disabled brother, carrying little but a leather soccer ball filled with money, and after facing prejudice, poverty, and tragedy, it is in soccer that Deo finds renewed hope.

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