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Basketball explained to children - small illustrated guide (new updated edition)


Basketball is a very popular sport, played all over the world. This fun illustrated guide is intended for children and young people who are new to playing and competitive activity, to help them take their first steps with the ball. The introduction tells curious anecdotes about the history of basketball, while the final chapter is dedicated to the teams and champions who have made this sport so famous: from the great NBA teams to the European ones, from the most extraordinary basketball players to the great matches that have
made history. The central part of the volume focuses on the main rules and basic techniques: alongside the individual one, the team technique is also illustrated and the various game tactics are mentioned, i.e. the way in which one is on the pitch. A rich tutorial section advises how to start playing basketball and suggests some useful exercises. In this new edition all statistics have been updated to keep the volume current.

Reasons of interest:

  • A complete overview of basketball, to learn to love it
  • A book with practical suggestions to start practicing this sport
  • The rules, techniques and game tactics explained and illustrated in an easy and fun way
  • A simple setup, both in terms of structure and language, and a careful choice of contents, designed specifically for younger people

Size: 23.5 × 29.2 cm
Number of pages: 96
ISBN: 9782889751280
August 4, 2023

Alberto Bertolazzi, journalist and writer, is a trainer specialized in teaching and communication projects aimed at children and teenagers. He has specific expertise in the field of IT and teaches children aged 4 to 12 how to orient themselves in this world and have fun learning: to introduce them to the basic concepts of coding and help them develop computational thinking, he holds programming courses that guide them through use of computers and related technologies in a playful and intelligent way. He has also written various informative volumes and manuals dedicated to approaching sport.

Erika De Pieri, a graduate of the Milan Comics School, has published various volumes and a comic book with which she won the Miro Missaglia award (best author of 2011). Finalist in the "Il Battello a Vapore" award, he collaborates with Atlantyca Dreamfarm and is responsible for the concept of Melowy (2016). His Dinoamici have been published in various countries. For NuiNui he created MiniRock, Sports explained to children, Football explained to children and Basketball explained to children.

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