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Soccer Scaries

by (author) Sunshine Punzalan & Mike Deas

Plumleaf Press
Initial publish date
May 2024
General, Soccer
  • Hardback

    Publish Date
    May 2024
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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 6 to 10
  • Grade: 6 to 10


Brandon pulled on his Blue Strikers soccer uniform. The smell of his grandma’s cooking floated up the stairs. Usually his mouth would be watering by now, but not today. His tummy felt queasy. Today is the big game against the Warriors. And he's the goalie...

Soccer Scaries explores the anxieties children face in sports, and reminds them of the importance of talking about their fears and learning to accept both setbacks and victories.

About the authors

Sunshine Punzalan's profile page


Mike Deas est auteur-illustrateur de bandes dessinées, telles que Tank and Fizz and The Case of the Tentacle Terror. Il signe aussi les illustrations de la série Graphic Guide Adventure. Sa passion pour l'illustration a été entretenue tout au long de son enfance à l'île Saltspring, en Colombie-Britannique où il habite encore aujourd'hui.


MIKE DEAS is an author/illustrator of graphic novels, most recently Tank and Fizz and the Case of the Tentacle Terror. He is the illustrator of the Graphic Guide Adventure series. His love for illustrative storytelling comes from an early love of reading and drawing while growing up on Saltspring Island, British Columbia. Visit him online at

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