The Floating Field: How a Group of Thai Boys Built Their Own Soccer Field

On the island of Koh Panyee, in a village built on stilts, there is no open space. How will a group of Thai boys play soccer? After watching the World Cup on television, a group of Thai boys Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 796.33409593
  • Copyright: 2021


“[F]illed with happy smiles and strong kicks. . . . A splendid nonfiction picture book.”—starred, The Horn Book Magazine View →


“This is a story that presents kids as true problem solvers. . . . an excellent STEM resource.”—starred, School Library Journal View →


“This inspiring tale will appeal to soccer fans, of course, but also has applications for problem solving and determination.”—Booklist View →


“A compelling book for football [soccer] fans and readers seeking examples of ingenuity.”—starred, Publishers Weekly View →


“An intriguing true story elevated by striking illustrations.”—Kirkus Reviews View →