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The Secrets of Formula 1
  • Authors: Bruno BurgerEduardo Burger
  • Illustrated by: Iván Estrada
  • Graphic Design: Elena Terife, Natalie Flores
  • Category: Informative, Literature
  • Sub-category: Social Sciences, Sports

«You are sitting in the cabin of your Formula 1, and the race is about to start. A quick look on the rear-view mirror confirms your advantaged position at the starting grid…» So begins this fascinating book on Formula 1 which, no doubt, will delight young readers, in addition to providing them with comprehensive information on this exciting sport. The authors (one of them a Formula 1 cardiologist, and the other a specialized journalist) are the official commentators for this event in Venezuela; their long experience ensures reliable and enthusiastic information, inviting readers to become protagonists and giving them the chance to learn about it from within. The illustrations do not only complement the text, but they also add important details about the subject thanks to their realistic technique. As in all of our titles, the book comes with a teacher’s guide with ideas for classroom activities.

Keeping an eye out for the interest of youth in sports and competition, this series brings us closer to the most outstanding athletes and the most popular sports throughout the world.

  • Front cover: 
  • Cardboard 2mm
  • Lined with coated paper
  • Grammage: 150 gsm
  • Ink: 4×0
  • Finish: mate laminate
  • Format: vertical
  • Spine: square


  • Body:
  • Paper: glossy mate
  • Basis weight / Grammage: 150 gsm
  • Ink: 4×4
  • Number of pages: 32 with folio
  • Interior size (W x H): 7.48 x 9.45 in (19 x 24 cm)
  • Total number of pages: 34
  • Page spread: 2 center pages
  • Binding: Hardcover. Thread-sewn
  • Other specifications: No dust jacket. No flap


  • ISBN 9806573153
  • High-flier Series
  • Free rights for all countries and languages