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A story about a donkey and a visit to a donkeys' safe haven

I have a soft spot for donkeys since an incident which happened back when I was in high school.
My family lived in the suburbs and we had a backyard with a small swimming pool. One day I heard a donkey braying loudly, so I run outside only to discover ....

Book review by Jeyran Main

Honest reviews of the 3 books in the "Sean Wants To Be Messi" book series (or as some call them- messi books for kids), by Jeyran Main, a professional book editor and marketing advisor.

The Sep 2018 personalized book giveaway has ended. The winner's has received his book. If you're looking for a personalized soccer book for kids - you found it.
Contact me to get your custom order.
Feb 2018 - We earned the prestigious Moms Choice Award- for all 3 books in the series.

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So now it's officially the best soccer book for boys out there :)
And definitely the best soccer gift for boys!

"Sean Wants To Be Messi" book series sold more than 10,000 books!
Some fun memories from Fil Guadalajara International Book Fair, and the trip to Guadalajara, Mexico. (Nov 2017)
Personalized books of "Sean Wants To Be Messi"

I stopped the personalization service, but If your kids name happens to match a past order- the book can be reprinted. So if your name is CAILIN, CHRIS, DENNIS, KENZIE, LANDON, LEE, LEWIS, LUCA, LOUDON or TIMOTHY – you are in luck! Click on your name to get your personalized soccer book.

2019 Update - We resume the service special orders only. Order in advance if you're ordering it as a soccer birthday gift.

The making of - creating the Sean Wants To Be Messi artwork
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Sean Wants To Be Messi Children Books Set - review on

Sean is traveling the world with one passion in heart-soccer! And especially his favorite player, Leo Messi whom he may get a chance to meet in … Read More ->

Saved by soccer - blog post on

When my super-active, jumpy son Sean was four years old, his kindergarten teacher strongly suggested that I have him evaluated for ADHD. As we both suspected, Sean failed … Read More ->

More art by Elettra Cudignotto, the books' illustrator

Elettra was delighted to illustrate this "Messi book".

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"Sean Wants To Be Messi" book trailer. December 2015.