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Muhammad Ali
Muhammad Ali
Paperback      ISBN: 0448428075
Examines the life and career of boxer Muhammad Ali.
My First Karate Class
My First Karate Class
Hardcover      ISBN: 1481479326
A leveled reader by the creator of the Biscuit series features photographs of young karate students wearing gi uniforms and practicing beginner-level blocks and kicks, in an introduction to martial arts that includes a special section of step-by-step instructions for executing basic karate moves. Simultaneous and eBook.
The Creator's Game: A Story of Baaga'adowe/Lacrosse
The Creator's Game
A Story of Baaga'adowe/Lacrosse
Paperback      ISBN: 0873519094
"Eleven-year-old Travis Skinaway learns about his American Indian culture and history as he practices the Creator's game, lacrosse"--
The Contract
The Contract
Paperback      ISBN: 1481423134
The debut book in the Jeter Publishing imprint, The Contract is a middle grade baseball novel inspired by the youth of legendary sports icon and role model Derek Jeter. As a young boy, Derek Jeter dreams of being the shortstop for the New York Yankees. He even imagines himself in the World Series. So when Derek is chosen for the Little League Tigers, he hopes to play shortstop. But on the day of the assignments, Derek Starts at second base. Still, he tries his best while he wishes and dreams of that shortstop spot. And to help him stay focused on school, his parents make him a contract: keep up the grades or no baseball. Derek makes sure he always plays his best game—on and off the baseball field! Derek Jeter has played Major League Baseball for the New York Yankees for twenty seasons and is a five-time World Series Champion. He is a true legend in professional sports and a role model for young people both on the field and through his Turn 2 Foundation. Inspired by Derek Jeter’s childhood, The Contract is the first book in Derek Jeter’s middle grade baseball series, an important part of the Jeter Publishing program, which will encompass adult nonfiction titles, children’s picture books, middle grade fiction, Ready-to-Read children’s books, and children’s nonfiction. For more about Jeter Publishing visit JeterPublishing.com.
The Peaceful Way: A Children's Guide to the Traditions of the Martial Arts
The Peaceful Way
A Children's Guide to the Traditions of the Martial Arts
Paperback      ISBN: 0892819294
Explains the study and teaching of the martial arts, emphasizing the philosophical aspects of this sport.
The Book of Wildly Spectacular Sports Science
The Book of Wildly Spectacular Sports Science
Hardcover      ISBN: 0761189289
Through 47 thrilling and informative hands-on experiments, young scientists and sports fans alike learn by doing with this fact-filled and whimsically illustrated tour of the physics and physiology of athletic excellence, from baseball to frisbee!
Where Soccer Explains the World
Where Soccer Explains the World
Hardcover      ISBN: 1536206954
A latest entry in the popular series combines soccer-themed cartoons, multiple-choice quizzes, real science, true stories and fun facts, from the number of bones in the human foot to the color of Cristiano Ronaldo's pajamas. Simultaneous eBook.
Like a Fish in Water: Yoga for Children
Like a Fish in Water
Yoga for Children
Paperback      ISBN: 0892817739
Introduces the practice of yoga, and describes a variety of positions and what they represent
Liverpool Fc
Liverpool Fc
Paperback      ISBN: 1628323558
"An elementary introduction to the English soccer team Liverpool FC, including a brief history since the team's 1892 founding, its main rivals, notable players, and Champions League titles"--
My First Ballet Class
My First Ballet Class
Hardcover      ISBN: 1481479350
In a leveled reader that includes step-by-step instructions for basic ballet moves, young dancers attending ballet class for the first time put on their ballet slippers, learn different foot positions and twirl across the dance floor while learning elementary terms. By the creator of the Biscuit series. Simultaneous and eBook.