Monday's Ball - The Paperback

Monday’s Ball is now available as a printed paperback. Two versions of the paperback are currently in circulation:

Photo of Monday's Ball Paperback International Print Run front and back.

The images below are sample pages from the Monday’s Ball paperback.

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  • Title: Monday's Ball
  • Author / Illustrator:
  • Format: Paperback
  • Description:
    A young boy’s desire to get a football of his own leads him on an adventure he’d never forget.
    Monday sat on the grass watching his friends play football. He longed to play with them, but he had been sidelined for playing terribly. Unlike his friends, Monday had no ball of his own to practice with, so he couldn’t get as good as them.
    Will Monday get a ball of his own, and fulfil his dream of playing football as well as his friends?
    Find out in this tale set in Lagos lagoon, Nigeria.
  • Country: Nigeria
  • Language: English UK
  • Genre: Children's Fiction - Adventure
  • Age Range: 3-8
  • Grade Range:K-4
  • BISAC Subjects: JUV001000, JUV032030, JUV002100
  • Thema: YBC, YBCH, YFB, 1HFDN
  • Publisher: Plasmoid9 Productions Limited
  • Imprint: Plasmoid9 Kids
  • Publication date:
  • Size: 8.5 x 11 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.14kg / 3.5 ounces
  • Pages: 36
  • Number of Illustrations: 37
  • ISBN 978-978-965-563-2

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The Nigerian Print Run

Now available for purchase instore at:


Ibadan / Abuja / Abeokuta

The Nigerian print run has two distinct silver foil logos on the front cover (The Monday's Ball and Plasmoid9 Kids logos).

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Outside Nigeria

The International Print Run of Monday's Ball is available at the following stores:


Germany / Netherlands/ Sweden


USA / Americas







The International print run has no silver foil logos on the front cover.


Research Trip

  • Field Research Consultant - Godwin Okhawere (JP)
  • Field Sound Recordist - James Iboro

  • Production

    • Edited by Pam Hatler
    • Nigerian print run printed in Nigeria by Tishe Prints.
    • International print run printed and distributed internationally by Lightning Source UK.


    The author wishes to thank God, the investors of Plasmoid9 Productions, family, friends and David Bedall of Lightning Source UK for their support during the production of the Monday's Ball paperback.