Annotations for Goal!


Baker & Taylor
Earning a brand-new, federation-size soccer ball for their team in South Africa, Ajani and his friends kick, dribble and run their way to a football championship that is threatened by a group of ball-stealing bullies.

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Baker & Taylor
In a dangerous alley in a township in South Africa, the strength and unity which a group of young friends feel while playing soccer keep them safe when a gang of bullies arrives to cause trouble.

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Random House, Inc.
A lyrical, strikingly illustrated story celebrates the unifying power of soccer.

In a dusty township in South Africa, Ajani and his friends have earned a brand-new, federation-size soccer ball.

They kick. They dribble. They run. They score. These clever boys are football champions! But when a crew of bullies tries to steal their ball, will Ajani and his friends be able to beat them at their own game?

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