Reading/Interest Level: Primary, Intermediate
Author: Paul Bowker
Publisher: Lerner Publications Company
With millions of television viewers every week, the NFL is a booming business that employs hundreds of football players. This book gives the rundown of what recruiters look for, the life of a professional footballer, and includes some interesting stories and examples from NFL history. The reader will learn about training, injuries, and some prominent players in the NFL. This book offers a glimpse into the world of the National Football League and its players.
This book is clean and visually appealing. The content is organized nicely, with quotes and stories interspersed throughout the pages. Colorful action shots offer a visual glimpse into the story of football. A glossary at the end defines terminology that might be new to those learning about football, and there are tips and suggestions for those who’d like to train to be professional football players. This book is easy to read and is perfect for children in elementary school. Give your aspiring athlete a glimpse of the life of a professional footballer with this good read.