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Author: Illugi Jökulsson.
Publisher: New York : Abbeville Press Publishers, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
"The story of the "ultimate footballer" Cristiano Ronaldo covers the star's youth in Madeira, Portugal, through the 2014 World Cup"--

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Cristiano Ronaldo; Cristiano Ronaldo; Cristiano Ronaldo; Cristiano Ronaldo
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Illugi Jökulsson.
ISBN: 9780789212269 0789212269
OCLC Number: 891619004
Language Note: Translated from Icelandic.
Description: 62 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: Portugal's beacon of hope --
The ultimate player --
Where does he come from? --
CR's birthday --
Three Ronaldos! --
The beginning in Portugal --
Manchester, England! --
How tall is he? --
Favorites --
United and Ronaldo --
Triumphs and tribulations --
Playing for United --
Family man --
Eusébio charms everyone --
The Golden Generation --
Team captain of Portugal --
The Real Madrid! --
Spanish champion --
Ronaldo and Real --
Best player in the world --
Handsome! --
Serious car lover! --
10 facts --
Team captain takes the lead --
The way to Brazil --
What's next? --
Learn more, pick your team --
The Ronaldo board game!
Other Titles: Cristiano Ronaldo.
Responsibility: text by Illugi Jökulsson.
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The story of the "ultimate footballer," Cristiano Ronaldo. Covers the star's youth in Madeira, his nicknames, his record with Manchester United, and includes a list of the numerous awards he has  Read more...


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