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What is the World Cup? by Bader, Bonnie; illustrated by Marchesi, Stephen.

By: Bader, Bonnie.
Contributor(s): Marchesi, Stephen, illustrator.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: What is--?. Publisher: New York: Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House, 2018Description: 108 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.ISBN: 978-0-515-15821-2.Subject(s): World Cup (Soccer) -- History | Sports | SoccerDDC classification: 796.334 BAD Summary: Every four years, thirty-two of the best men's soccer teams from across the globe compete for the title of FIFA World Cup winner. Over one billion people tuned in worldwide to watch the final game of the 2014 competition, making the World Cup the most widely viewed sporting event in the world, exceeding even the Summer Olympics! This book takes a look back at what has changed since the first tournament in 1930 and what lies ahead for the most popular sport in the world.
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Every four years, thirty-two of the best men's soccer teams from across the globe compete for the title of FIFA World Cup winner. Over one billion people tuned in worldwide to watch the final game of the 2014 competition, making the World Cup the most widely viewed sporting event in the world, exceeding even the Summer Olympics! This book takes a look back at what has changed since the first tournament in 1930 and what lies ahead for the most popular sport in the world.

Lexile: 930L Interest Level: 3-6 Reading Level: 6.1

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