The Dick, Kerr Ladies: Football’s Forgotten Legends

Author

Gail J. Newsham, illustrated by Thy Bui

Fiction/Non-Fiction

Non-Fiction

Genre

Women’s Football

Suitable For

9+

Page Count

40

Date Published

06/05/2021

ISBN

9781912979462

RRP

9.99

Synopsis

Lace up your boots and get ready for kick-off – it’s time discover the true story of the Dick, Kerr Ladies football team, courageous pioneers of women’s football in the UK.

From the founding of the team in World War One to the eventual ban of the women’s game by the FA, join the team in their journey to the top of the league.

Written by a world authority on the Dick, Kerr Ladies, and featuring original artefacts, and history of the game, this Companion Guide is a must for any football fan. 

Gail is a former footballer and lives in Preston. She’s 100% dedicated to bringing this remarkable story to younger readers.

The Dick, Kerr Ladies: the greatest sporting heroes you’ve never heard of. Until now!

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