Colin Kaepernick

Blake Hoena (author) Sam LeDoyen (illustrator)

Publisher: Lerner Books ISBN: 9781541599420

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This graphic biography shows readers the moments that have defined Colin Kaepernick’s life as a quarterback and an activist. His talent and determination made him a college football success and brought him to the National Football League. As a quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, he led his team to multiple playoffs and even competed in the Super Bowl. When outrage over violence against African Americans became a national movement, Kaepernick joined the protests. His decision cost him his career in football, but he gained a voice heard worldwide.

Reading Level
Lexile
690L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
W
ATOS
4.5
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
Biographies Graphic Novels Social Issues Sports & Recreation
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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