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SOCCER IN SUN AND SHADOW

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A revised and updated version of the Uruguayan author's lyrical exploration of the beautiful game.Like so many children born in Latin America, Galeano (Children of the Days: A Calendar of Human History, 2013, etc.) grew up wanting to play soccer. In his dreams, he was a star. During the day, however, he "was the worst wooden leg ever to set foot on the little soccer fields of my country ... Read full review

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Review: Soccer in Sun and Shadow

User Review  - Ben! - Goodreads

A beautiful book about the beautiful game. Read full review

Review: Soccer in Sun and Shadow

User Review  - David - Goodreads

For me, this is one of the greatest books on soccer (football/futbol) ever written. The short vignettes in amazing prose capture the essence of the beautiful game while proving the reader with ... Read full review

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All reviews - 72
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