How did a poor Brazilian boy named Edson--who kicked rocks down roads and dribbled balls made from rags--go on to become the greatest soccer player of all time? This inspiring picture-book biography tells the story of a boy who overcame tremendous odds to become the world champion soccer star Pel. Full color.

Young Pele: Soccer's First Star 2007, Schwartz & Wade Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780375835995