Synopses & Reviews
When Beans hurts his leg in soccer practice right before the big championship game, his best friend Chester thinks it's all his fault! Beans may not be able to play in the game, but he can still play an important role on the team when he cheers up and cheers on Chester.
"The art is done in a contemporary cartoon style, which should make kids who watch television feel quite comfortable with this early reader." Children's Literature
"The story is straightforward and will satisfy students who are beginning to read independently. There is enough substance for a first book report or a discussion of the social themes that are introduced." School Library Journal