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Tim Cahill Tim Cahill i(8703933 works by)
Born: Established: Sydney, New South Wales, ;
Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

Tim Cahill is an international football player.

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2021 recipient Order of Australia Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) For distinguished service to football as an elite player at the national and international level, and to charitable and sports organisations.

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Playing Up! Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2020 19146779 2020 single work children's fiction children's

'Timmy, Kyah and Shae’s teams are all in the hunt for the finals, but look out... Kyah’s team is suddenly short of players! Someone’s going to have to step up, and Timmy’s super keen! But these kids are older and bigger, and Timmy will have twice as many games to play, and twice as much training to do! Will Timmy be able to play up?'

Source: publisher's blurb

2021 shortlisted West Australian Young Readers' Book Award Younger Readers
y separately published work icon The Next Level Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2019 15648190 2019 single work children's fiction children's

'It’s time for the state team try outs, and Tiny Timmy is super excited! But also super nervous... Is he good enough to play at this level? Can he fit in with the others—especially the cool kids? Timmy wants to learn as much as he can, but he just might find that he’s better off doing his own thing. Can Timmy stay strong, or will he follow the crowd?'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2020 shortlisted West Australian Young Readers' Book Award Younger Readers
y separately published work icon Soccer Superstar! Lindfield : Scholastic Australia , 2015 8864826 2015 single work children's fiction children's

'Tim tries out for his school team but keeps getting pushed off the ball and doesn't make the side. The coach tells him he's just not big enough to cut it with the other kids. Devastated, Tim tries some unconventional ways to make himself taller with not-very-successful but hilarious results! He finds the best thing to do is practise hard with his brothers and friends. Confronted with a tricky situation, Tim comes to realise that although he isn't as big and tall as the other kids, he can jump really high. And because he's been practising so much, he has better skills and shooting than the other kids. Will it be enough to earn him a place in the team?' (Publication summary)

2020 shortlisted REAL Awards Fiction for Younger Readers
2016 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Five to 8 Years
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