I’ll Root for You

I’ll Root for You

by Edward van de Vendel

A collection of poems that’s sure to be a winner

This delightful poetry collection is the perfect cheerleader for young athletes . . . especially ones who may not be the most athletic. Edward van de Vendel introduces readers to a world where elephants figure skate, frogs win the Diversity Olympics, and a pig quits the football team for gymnastics, even though everyone laughs at his leotard. Paired with winsome illustra­tions, the poems—sometimes silly, sometimes sincere—encourage young readers to pursue their goals, try their best, and take pride in themselves, whether they win or lose.

This irrepressibly joyful book from an award-winning team will have readers cheering for more.


Ages: 7-Up
Illustrated by: Wolf Erlbruch
ISBN: 9780802855015
Price: $ 17.00
Published by: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.

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