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.
Where Soccer Explains (Saves) the World
Hardcover ISBN: 1536204366
A second collection of fun and funny facts about the world's most popular sport draws on a range of disciplines to cover such topics as women in soccer, the advantages of lefties and the stadium that was built in the shape of a crocodile.
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!
From Dodgeball to Double Dutch: Classic Games for Players of Today
Paperback ISBN: 1452138508
Remember recess? It was that refreshing break between classes that cleared the cobwebs, refreshed the mind, and got everyone moving.Recess is the ultimate illustrated guide to the best games of the playground, for inside and outside. With detailed instructions, diagrams, and a can-do, kick-butt attitude, this tome isn't meant to be read—it's meant to be played! This fun and interactive guide includes the rules to over 150 games and variations, including over two dozen international games from schoolyards around the world, plus various tips and strategies not just to play, but also to win!
H Is for Home Run
A Baseball Alphabet
School & Library ISBN: 1585362190
In a new alphabet book that brings the game of baseball to life, a sports writer pairs easy-to-read rhymes with detailed expository so that readers are pitched baseball's facts, faces, history, and places from A to Z.