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Great Moments in Basketball History
Great Moments in Basketball History
Paperback      ISBN: 0316044830
From Wilt Chamberlain's 100-point game to the memorable game played between the Celtics and the Suns, this informative guide highlights the best moments in basketball history, along with profiles of famous players, team statistics, and much more. Original.
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.
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.
Where Soccer Explains Rules the World
Where Soccer Explains Rules the World
Paperback      ISBN: 1536208353
At Soccer School, every lesson revolves around one thing: soccer! Coaches (and authors) Alex Bellos and Ben Lyttleton cleverly use the lens of soccer to immerse kids in math, geography, biology, and more. Loaded with awesome true stories and science, the first book in the Soccer School series is illustrated throughout with cartoons that will have young soccer fans laughing out loud. Quizzes at the end of each chapter keep readers on their toes as they learn some truly weird trivia, like the hidden meaning behind a team’s uniform colors, how you might play soccer on Mars, or even the most opportune time for players to go to the bathroom. Entertaining and informative, this book is sure to score a goal with soccer fanatics everywhere (when they’re not on the field, of course).
Cassie's Journey: Going West in the 1860s
Cassie's Journey
Going West in the 1860s
Paperback      ISBN: 0823411729
A young girl narrates an account of her family's journey westward from Illinois to California during the 1860s
Muhammad Ali
Muhammad Ali
Paperback      ISBN: 0448428075
Examines the life and career of boxer Muhammad Ali.
The Bike Race
The Bike Race
Paperback      ISBN: 1681521296
A perfectly age-appropriate introduction to reading informational text, the Let's Race series brings the excitement of vehicles and racing to kids just learning to read. Up-close action photographs, carefully leveled text, and controlled vocabulary provide reading practice about "real stuff" for emergent readers. A photo-illustrated book for beginning readers that tells the story of a BMX bike race. Who will win? Includes a photo diagram.
Huddle Up Football
Huddle Up Football
Paperback      ISBN: 0778731693
Introduces football, explaining the positions of players on the field, their role in the game, and how to score points.
Yoga for Kids: Simple Animal Poses for Any Age
Yoga for Kids
Simple Animal Poses for Any Age
School & Library      ISBN: 0807591726
A little boy begins taking yoga lessons at the zoo, where he learns that he can mimic the animals there with simple yoga poses. When he returns home after his lessons, he practices with his cat, Nino. With an illustration of each animal pose and a description of how to do it on each page, this enchanting book makes the perfect instruction guide for even the smallest yogi.
Survival!: A Step-by-Step Guide to Camping and Outdoor Skills
Survival!
A Step-by-Step Guide to Camping and Outdoor Skills
Paperback      ISBN: 1465481370
The essential guide for intrepid young explorers to the skills and techniques you need for outdoor adventure. Learn the basics--from picking the best tent for your expedition to knowing how to pitch it--with clear, step-by-step illustrations. Find out why not to camp beneath a tree, how to peg out your tent, and when to slacken the guy lines. Once you're safely under canvas, discover how to forage for food, light a fire with flints and tinder, and cook up delicious grub. Find out what to take on your expedition, how to plan your route, and what to include in your essential survival kit. Then have fun learning camp craft and wilderness survival skills. To help you find your way, this book shows you how to use a map and compass, or the sun and stars as a guide. Discover the best way to hike over diverse terrains, including forests, swamps, forests, deserts, and mountains. Learn how to predict the weather by observing cloud formations and wind direction. So start packing your backpack for an outdoor adventure, and don't forget your copy of Survival!