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.
The Gymnastics Book
The Young Performer's Guide to Gymnastics
Paperback ISBN: 177085133x
A guide to the beginner's world of gymnastics offers advice on selecting a program, warming up and cooling down exercises, and moving on to the competitive level, and includes instructions on floor and apparatus moves.
The Greatest Sports Team Rivalries
1st Edition Paperback ISBN: 0316176877
"Competition is the name of the game in sports. But without a doubt, the fiercest battles are fought when longtime rivals come face to face. Here are in-depth looks at five such legendary rivalries: The Yankees versus the Red Sox The Celtics versus the Lakers The United versus the Galaxy The Canadiens versus the Bruins The Bears versus the Packers. Each section is packed with intense play-by-play game action, recaps of classic moments that sparked the feuds and insights into heated clashes. And becauseit's Matt Christopher, young readers know they're getting the best sports writing on the shelf!"--
Barbed Wire Baseball
School & Library ISBN: 1419705210
A tale based on the early life of Japanese-American baseball pioneer Kenichi Zenimura traces his childhood dream of playing professionally and his family's struggles in a World War II internment camp where he introduces baseball to raise hope, in a story complemented by archival photographs.
Epic Football Expert
Hardcover ISBN: 1407171917
Get ready to learn loads of awesome football facts in Epic Football Expert. Find out how football kicked off, the wicked rules of the game and the players who are the best of the best. With tons of lists, quizzes, facts and stats, this is the book which footy fans everywhere will just have to have.
Who Was Babe Ruth?
Paperback ISBN: 0448455862
A latest middle-grade biography by the author of Who Was Jim Henson? documents the life of the legendary hitter, from his disadvantaged youth and discovery at reform school to his rise as a sports legend and the lifestyle difficulties that challenged his career. Original.