Lionel Messi

Author: Kate Shoup

Publisher: Cavendish Square Publishing, LLC

ISBN: 150265119X

Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 112

View: 9283

Soccer star Lionel Messi is one of the most famous and highest-paid athletes in the world, but it wasn't always that way. This biography traces Messi's footsteps from his middle-class neighborhood in Rosario, Argentina, to the soccer fields of Europe. Readers will learn of his introduction to a game that would make him rich, his early promise despite his small stature, the medical crisis that nearly derailed his career, and his move from home at thirteen to train in faraway Spain. Vivid photographs and sidebars that detail his distinguished career take readers on a fascinating journey. Along the way, readers will discover the secrets of Messi's success and what's next for the soccer star.

Lionel Messi

Author: Jon M. Fishman

Publisher: Lerner Publications

ISBN: 151243454X

Category: Soccer players

Page: 36

View: 2489

Lionel Messi is one of the best soccer players in the world. He's led his team--Fútbol Club (FC) Barcelona--to several championships, he's won the FIFA Ballon d'Or award five times, and he's been on the cover of the video game EA Sports FIFA four times. Messi is known for his amazing ability to score goals, but he didn't become a soccer superstar without plenty of hard work. Learn how Messi keeps his body fit for the game, what his life is like off the pitch, and more.

Lionel Messi

Author: Karen Burshtein

Publisher: Encyclopaedia Britannica

ISBN: 1680481339

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 3504

In this fact-filled biography, readers learn about the career of World Cup soccer start Lionel Messi, from his childhood and early sports endeavors to his establishment as a living legend, including all the trials and triumphs along the way.

Lionel Messi

Author: Khadija Ejaz

Publisher: Mitchell Lane Publishers, Inc.

ISBN: 1612285244

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 6894

Today, Messi is the greatest soccer player in the world, the greatest ever in the Juvenile Nonfiction / History / General [BISAC] of The Beautiful Game. But not too long ago, his dreams were almost destroyed by a childhood medical problem that wouldn't let him grow. How did that little boy, who came from a working class family in Argentina, defy such frightening odds? How did he become the biggest star of the most popular sport in the world? Start following the career of this record-shattering player today so that one day in the future you too can say that you lived in the time of Lionel Andres Messi.

Lionel Messi

Author: John A. Torres

Publisher: Enslow Publishing, LLC

ISBN: 0766072606

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 130

View: 7947

Teeming with full-color photos, direct quotations, and engaging, easy-to-read biographic details, this book focuses on Lionel Messi’s contributions to both soccer and children’s education, giving readers an in-depth look into the Argentinian’s life and showcasing why he is an influential Latino.

Lionel Messi

Author: Thomas K. Adamson

Publisher: Bellwether Media


Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

View: 7837

Lionel Messi dribbles through defenders. He lines up his shot. Goal! In this high-low text, reluctant readers will learn about the storied career of this all-time great soccer player. Special features showcase some of Messi's greatest achievements, where he's played, his favorite things, and more. Engaging text and vibrant photos bring Messi's career to life on the page!

Lionel Messi

Author: Belmont and Belcourt Biographies

Publisher: Price World Publishing

ISBN: 1619841223

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: N.A

View: 2382

Lionel Messi is one of the greatest soccer players of his generation. In fact, although still so young, he has been dubbed by many fellow professionals as "The Best Player to Ever Grace the Sport." Most fans are aware of his successes on the field, but in order to truly understand Lionel Messi, you must first understand where he came from. "Lionel Messi: An Unauthorized Biography" explores Messi's upbringing and details his breakthrough onto the world stage, all the way through his 2012 loss to Real Madrid. Messi's exceptional talents have fans and critics alike wondering where his career will take him next. Inside, you will discover where it all started and learn why so many fans love Messi so much. From family to soccer to the future, all you need to know about Lionel Messi is right here, right now, in the most up to date coverage of Lionel Messi's life. This book also includes all of Lionel Messi's statistics.

Soccer Star Lionel Messi

Author: John A. Torres

Publisher: Enslow Publishing, LLC

ISBN: 1622851137

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 50

View: 9373

Considered by some to be the greatest soccer star of all time, Lionel Messi's story is nothing short of spectacular. As this sports biography highlights the biggest moments of his career, it becomes quite clear why he is the most important player to Argentina's national squad and his club team, FC Barcelona.

Football Legends #5: Lionel Messi

Author: E. L. Norry

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 0702304433

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 6469

Be inspired by Football Legend, Lionel Messi! Football Legends: Young readers will love finding out all about the lives of their favourite players in this incredible biography series. Discover the inspirational story of this star player's journey from growing up in South America, to his legendary success at Barcelona FC and becoming on of the greatest players on earth. Packed with footie facts and match stats plus Messi's career highlights. Amazing cover artwork ilustrated by Manchester-based artist, Stanley Chow, whose iconic work has found worldwide acclaim.

Lionel Messi A Short Unauthorized Biography

Author: Fame Life Bios

Publisher: Fame Life Bios

ISBN: 1634975979

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 30

View: 1391

Lionel Messi: A Short Unauthorized Biography is a short unauthorized biography produced from electronic resources researched that includes significant events and career milestones. Ideal for fans of Lionel Messi and general readers looking for a quick insight about one of today's most intriguing celebrities. This must-read short unauthorized biography chronicles: Who is Lionel Messi Things People Have Said about Lionel MessiLionel Messi is BornGrowing Up with Lionel MessiLionel Messi Personal RelationshipsThe Rise of Lionel MessiSignificant Career MilestonesLionel Messi Friends and FoesFun Facts About Lionel MessiHow The World Sees Lionel Messi Lionel Messi A Short Unauthorized Biography is one of the latest short unauthorized biographies from Fame Life Bios. Check it out now!