How to Speak Football: From Ankle Breaker to Zebra: An Illustrated Guide to Gridiron Gab

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Price
$15.99
Publisher
Flatiron Books
Publish Date
Pages
128
Dimensions
5.1 X 0.6 X 7.2 inches | 0.5 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781250071996
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About the Author

SALLY COOK coauthored, with Gene Stallings, Another Season: A Coach's Story of Raising an Exceptional Son, aNew York Times bestseller, and with James Charlton, How to Speak Baseball and Hey Batta Batta Swing! She is also the author of How to Speak Golf.

ROSS MACDONALD's illustrations have appeared in The New York Times, The New Yorker, and Vanity Fair. He has written and illustrated several books including How to Speak Baseball, How to Speak Golf, and What Would Jesus Craft?

Reviews

"Thanks to a new book, even my mother can now follow along and watch a football game without having to ask questions such as, 'What's offsides?', 'Who's the fullback?', or 'Where's the end zone?'.... This book could be a godsend." Peter Schwartz, CBS New York"

"Thanks to a new book, even my mother can now follow along and watch a football game without having to ask questions such as, 'What's offsides?', 'Who's the fullback?', or 'Where's the end zone?'.... This book could be a godsend." Peter Schwartz, CBS New York

"[How to Speak Football] is quickly becoming the glossary and the etiquette book for all things around the gridiron. More than 75 illustrations by award-winning Ross MacDonald complement the copy and the illustrations highlight some of the trivia big and small that every football fan will love." Jerry Milani, NY Sports Day

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A fine book of definitions and terminology. The Cleveland Plain Dealer

"Thanks to a new book, even my mother can now follow along and watch a football game without having to ask questions such as, 'What's offsides?', 'Who's the fullback?', or 'Where's the end zone?'.... This book could be a godsend." Peter Schwartz, CBS New York

"[How to Speak Football] is quickly becoming the glossary and the etiquette book for all things around the gridiron. More than 75 illustrations by award-winning Ross MacDonald complement the copy and the illustrations highlight some of the trivia big and small that every football fan will love." Jerry Milani, NY Sports Day

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"A fine book of definitions and terminology." --The Cleveland Plain Dealer

"Thanks to a new book, even my mother can now follow along and watch a football game without having to ask questions such as, 'What's offsides?', 'Who's the fullback?', or 'Where's the end zone?'.... This book could be a godsend." --Peter Schwartz, CBS New York

"[How to Speak Football] is quickly becoming the glossary and the etiquette book for all things around the gridiron. More than 75 illustrations by award-winning Ross MacDonald complement the copy and the illustrations highlight some of the trivia big and small that every football fan will love." --Jerry Milani, NY Sports Day