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Remember My Name: My Story from First Pitch to Game Changer
Remember My Name
My Story from First Pitch to Game Changer
Hardcover      ISBN: 0062397524
Be inspired to reach for your dreams! In August 2014, Mo'ne Davis became the first female pitcher to win a game in the Little League World Series and the first Little Leaguer to be featured on the cover ofSports Illustrated, and a month later she earned a place in the National Baseball Hall of Fame. She was thirteen years old. This inspiring memoir from a girl who learned to play baseball with the boys and rose to national stardom before beginning eighth grade will encourage young readers to reach for their dreams no matter the odds. Mo'ne's story is one of determination, hard work, and an incredible fastball. Mo'ne is a multisport athlete who also plays basketball and soccer and is an honor-roll student at her school in Philadelphia. With an eight-page full-color photo insert and an exclusive keepsake poster, this memoir celebrates our fascination with baseball in a story of triumph to be shared with generations of young readers to come.
Through My Eyes: A Quarterback's Journey, Young Reader's Edition
Through My Eyes
A Quarterback's Journey, Young Reader's Edition
Hardcover      ISBN: 0310723450
In this young reader's edition of his New York Times bestselling book Through My Eyes, NFL quarterback and college football star Tim Tebow gives readers seven and up the behind-the-scenes details of his life both on and off the field, sharing how his Christian faith, family values, and relentless will to succeed have molded him into the person and the athlete he is today. Includes sixteen pages of full-color photo inserts, a question and answer section with Tim, and a color poster.
Thank You, Jackie Robinson
Thank You, Jackie Robinson
Paperback      ISBN: 0688152937
A fatherless white boy, who shares with an old African American man an enthusiasm for the Brooklyn Dodgers and first baseman Jackie Robinson, takes a ball autographed by Jackie to his elderly friend's deathbed.
Champions of Women's Soccer
Champions of Women's Soccer
Paperback      ISBN: 039954903x
From the World Cup to the Olympics, from Mia Hamm to Carli Lloyd to Alex Morgan, here is the ultimate guide to Women's Soccer for young sports fans from an award-winning sports journalist. The moment the U.S. Women's Soccer team won the World Cup in 1999, the team's--and the sport's--popularity exploded in America. The Americans' electrifying rise to the top marked the biggest women's sporting event in our nation's history. Players like Mia Hamm and Brandi Chastain instantly became international stars, setting the stage for the arrival of future greats like Carli Lloyd, Abby Wambach, and Alex Morgan. And with women's professional leagues continuing to take shape in America, as well as the skyrocketing popularity of the U.S. Women's National Team, there's no doubt that women's soccer has captivated fans across the country and beyond. Featuring Top Ten Lists and stunning photos of history-making moments, this comprehensive collection catalogs the rise of women's soccer in America; the greatest American players such as Mia Hamm, Hope Solo, and Alex Morgan; the greatest international stars, including Marta and Homare Sawa; the future class of superstars; and the most thrilling World Cup and Olympic matches. This is the perfect book for young sports fans eager to kick off their soccer schooling. Praise for Champions of Women's Soccer: * "Killion has distilled the best of the best moments and biographical information into an easy-to-read and exciting look at the players and moments in women's soccer. . . . Sports fans will be overjoyed, but the superhero-comics crowd might also be pleasantly surprised by these modern-day wonder women. A must-have for any biography section." --Kirkus Reviews, STARRED REVIEW "The focus on women athletes represents a much-needed perspective in sports books for tweens and will be a welcome addition." --School Library Journal "This is an engaging read, perfect for fans of soccer and women's sports." --VOYA "Whether new to the sport or a devotedfan, readers will find an overview of recent and current stars in professional women's soccer in thisenthusiastic guide." --Booklist
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.
Clemente!
Clemente!
1st Edition    School & Library      ISBN: 0805082247
A tribute to the one of baseball's most beloved players shows how his skills made him the first Latin American player to be inducted into the Hall of Fame and how his career was cut short by his untimely death.
On the Field With...peyton and Eli Manning
On the Field With...peyton and Eli Manning
Paperback      ISBN: 031603696x
Highlights the lives and accomplishments of the football-playing brothers who have both been named Super Bowl MVPs.
Soccer Stars: 40 Inspiring Icons
Soccer Stars
40 Inspiring Icons
Hardcover      ISBN: 1786031426
The greatest goals… The most spectacular saves… Meet the top 40 soccer stars of all time! Relive Ronaldo’s most memorable moments, learn about Messi’s legendary left foot, meet the youngest-ever World Cup goal scorer, Pelé, and see the some of the most spectacular saves in history. Every player is a winner in their own way, but who will you choose as your hero? Jam-packed full of fun footie facts about who each legend played for, how many goals they scored and the special skills they had, this is the perfect read for football fans all over the world.
Hammerin' Hank the Life of Hank Greenberg
Hammerin' Hank the Life of Hank Greenberg
Paperback      ISBN: 080278478X
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.