Written by Adam Skinner; illustrated by Mai Ly Deanna
Hardback; 290 x 235 mm (P); 64pp
Published August 2022
Relive women's footballing history with Brandi Chastain's 1999 World Cup penalty. Slam the ball home with Michael Jordan. Scale mountain heights with Marielle Goitschel. Flip through the air with Simone Biles.
Take a front-row seat and relive history’s greatest sporting moments as they happened. This richly illustrated book showcases the defining moment of notable athletes from around the world in more than twenty sports, making it a treasure trove for all the family to share.
ADAM SKINNER is a sports journalist at The Sun newspaper and the author of bestselling Sportopedia. He lives and works in London.
MAI LY DEGNAN is an award winning illustrator and illustration professor, currently based in Baltimore, MD. She earned her BFA in Illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design, as well as her MFA in Illustration Practice at the Maryland Institute College of Art. Mai Ly enjoys creating humorous illustrations with tedious line work, pattern making and bright colours. Her work has been recognized by The Society of Illustrators of New York and Los Angeles, American Illustration and 3x3. Some of Mai Ly's favourite things include greeting cards, pattern making and pugs.