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The soccer fence : a story of friendship, hope and apartheid in South Africa / Phil Bildner ; illustrated by Jesse Joshua Watson.

Authors: Bildner, Phil.
Call number: jE BIL
Publication: New York, NY : G. P. Putnam's Sons, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), [2014]
Publication date: [2014]
Subject: Apartheid -- Juvenile fiction.
Race relations -- Juvenile fiction.
Blacks -- South Africa -- Juvenile fiction.
Johannesburg (South Africa) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
South Africa -- History -- 1961-1994 -- Juvenile fiction.
South Africa -- History -- 1994- -- Juvenile fiction.
Title: The soccer fence : a story of friendship, hope and apartheid in South Africa / Phil Bildner ; illustrated by Jesse Joshua Watson.
Physical description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm.
Notes: Includes historical note and timeline of apartheid.
Summary note: Each time Hector watches white boys playing soccer in Johannesburg, South Africa, he dreams of playing on a real pitch one day. After the fall of apartheid, when he sees the 1996 African Cup of Nations team, he knows that his dream can come true.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references.
Genre: Soccer stories.
Added author: Watson, Jesse Joshua, illustrator.
ISBN: 9780399247903 (hbk.)
0399247904 (hbk.)
LCCN: 2013014675
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1503402
Bib No.: 1503402

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