Welcome to the exciting world of television! Follow Kevin Faibish, a news camera operator, as he films the news on location at a soccer tournament and in the studio. Kevin also introduces young readers to the tools of his trade.
The New Orleans Saints were playing in the Super Bowl for the first time in the team's 43-year history. A Super Bowl win would mean a lot to the people of New Orleans, who were still rebuilding their city from the damage caused by Hurricane Katrina. Quarterback Drew Brees knew he would have to play the game of his life to defeat his powerful opponent, the Indianapolis Colts. With Saints fans counting on him, could Drew lead his team to victory? In Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints: Super Bowl XLIV, young sports fans will follow Drew from his childhood in Texas, through his college years at Purdue, all the way to his NFL championship season. Full-color action photos and engaging play-by-play narratives will keep readers on the edge of their seats as they cheer on Drew and the Saints.
An elementary introduction to the life, work, and popularity of LeBron James, a professional basketball star for the Cleveland Cavaliers and Miami Heat who won two Most Valuable Player awards.
An elementary introduction to the life, work, and popularity of Aaron Rodgers, a professional football star who quarterbacked the Green Bay Packers to victory in Super Bowl XLV.
An elementary introduction to the life, work, and popularity of Adrian Peterson, a professional football star who became the all-time leading rusher for the Minnesota Vikings.
An elementary introduction to the life, work, and popularity of Albert Pujols, a professional baseball star who played first base and helped the St. Louis Cardinals win two World Series.
David Beckham is one of the world's most popular soccer players. This book introduces his childhood, family background, rise to fame, and future plans. Readers will learn about Beckham's time with Manchester United, Real Madrid, and LA Galaxy. The David Beckham Academy is also included, as well as Beckham's personal life. Colorful graphics, oversized photographs, and short, engaging sentences draw in reluctant readers. Buddy Books is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.