Learning Football with The Hokie Bird® written by Sarah Marshall
About the book
Join young Virginia Tech® fans, Joe and Emma, on an exciting GAME DAY adventure! Read along as The Hokie Bird® teaches this brother and sister duo how to play the game of football and end up on the field themselves! Learning Football with The Hokie Bird® makes a great gift for young Hokies of all ages and for all occasions - birthdays, baby showers, holidays and more!
- 24 pages
- Published June 2010
About the author
The daughter of a Virginia Tech professor, Sarah Marshall was born and raised in Blacksburg, Virginia where her love affair with The Hokies® and college sports began at age 6. Her first crush was Don Strock (VT quarterback, 1972). She and her children, third generation members of Hokie Nation, still road trip to almost every home football game. The story is largely based on her own childhood experience, her children and a true passion for Virginia Tech football. She is the author and chief marketer of Game Day Publications’ books. This is the first of many books she will write for children who love sports.
About the illustrator
Matt Brown was raised in Richmond, Virginia, where he began drawing at an early age. Still drawing and creating art all these years later, it never was a question what line of work he wanted to pursue.
Matt has Illustrated professionally for over 25 years. Matt lives with his wife and 2 kids, working as an art director at a top design firm.