Book 1: No Balls and Googlies
Did you know that cricket was classified as one of several illegal pastimes in the fourteenth century? Or that Jasper Vinall became the first known cricketing fatality when he was struck by a bat in Sussex in 1624? Or that the eight-ball over continued in Australia until it was finally abolished in 1980? No-Balls and Googlies provides a refreshingly amusing insight into many aspects of the elegant game of cricket, exploring its origins, traditions, records, milestones, memorable moments and remarkable facts.
Book 2: Scholastic Quiz: Cricket
Who was the first Indian to score a century in each innings of a test match? Which famous cartoon character was supposedly inspired by a cricketer? Where did Anil Kumble take all ten wickets in an innings against Pakistan? Find answers to these questionsand more in this exciting new quiz book.
Book 3: How to Improve at Cricket
A series of exciting books that will help you to learn the skills of your sporting heroes. These guides show you strep-by-step how to get on top of every aspect of your game. *Clean introductions to the rules and regulationsof the sport. *Step-by-step photography to help you master difficult skills such as leg-spin bowling and hook shots. *Discover the right way to get fit and stay fit. *Find out how the famous have reached the top.
Geoff Tibballs Jim Kerr V. Krishnaswamy
Scholastic India Pvt. Ltd.