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Outcasts United: The Story of a Refugee Soccer Team That Changed a Town Hardcover – September 11, 2012
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"Respecting cultural differences, building a global community, and the importance of getting involved are powerful, motivating messages that will resonate with teen readers, not just soccer fans."--Starred Review, School Library Journal
"An uplifting underdog story that will appeal to readers interested in the immigrant experience and the surprising role sports can play in people's lives."--Kirkus Reviews
"Exciting youth soccer action blends with politics . . . filled with fast kicks, scrimmages, dribbles, crossses, corners, shots, and misses on the field that will grab kids, as will the harrowing stories of what the families fled from their continuing struggle."--Booklist
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This book was the BEST soccer book I've probably read. Truly Amazing, Intersting, and its just a really good book.Published 23 days ago by Amazon Customer
I was required to read this book for school and it turned out to be an interesting read. It did get me emotional towards the end.Published 3 months ago by The Supreme OverMurph
I liked this book but I enjoyed the personal stories more than the play by play of each soccer game. I am not a big sports person, but overall I still liked the book. Read morePublished 5 months ago by kb234
My daughter needed this for summer reading project. She plays soccer and has for almost 10 yrs and she really enjoyed this bookPublished 10 months ago by jsmartt1
required reading for my 12 yo daughter; she did NOT like it.Published 10 months ago by c. waldron-brown
I finally found a book about soccer is really good.
What a book!!!! I just can't believe how good it was.