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José Bautista (Spanish)

Tania Rodriguez (author)

Publisher: Mason Crest ISBN: 9781422291238

José Bautista solo ha pertenecido a las Ligas Mayores por unos cuantos años, pero ya ha tenido una carrera sorprendente en el béisbol. Ha sido parte del Juego de las Estrellas, ha ganado varios premios, y ha ganado millones de dólares. ¡Bautista ha logrado más de 50 home runs en una temporada! A sus seguidores les encanta ver como saca la pelota fuera del campo. Conozca como Bautista pasó años en las Ligas Menores antes de lograr llegar a las Mayores y su ascenso hasta llegar a ser uno de los más grandes bateadores del deporte de la pelota caliente. ¡Entérese de lo que se requiere para ser una superestrella del béisbol!

Corvette

Lynn Peppas (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427195463

Corvette is often called the Great American Sports Car. This dynamic new title gives an in-depth look at the history behind this great automobilefrom its inception in 1953 to the present. The book includes information about racing, restoration, and technological innovations. Detailed photographs, extensive details, and specs give readers an insiders look at the evolution of one of the worlds most iconic cars.

Peyton Manning

Pete DiPrimio (author)

Publisher: Purple Toad Publishing ISBN: 9781624690921

Is Peyton Manning the greatest quarterback who's ever lived? He has the awards to back it up, but his accomplishments and fame go beyond that. He made "Omaha" into a household name. He made people laugh as a Saturday Night Live host and in commercials. He won one Super Bowl, and played in two others. He donated lots of money for an Indianapolis children's hospital. And when everyone thought his career was over because of a herniated disc in his neck, he proved them wrong with yet another NFL MVP performance. Why has Peyton Manning been so good for so long? Let's take a look.

Taylor Swift

Jody Jensen Shaffer (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614733980

Takes readers through Taylor Swift's meteoric rise to fame as a country musician; discusses life and career highlights from birth to present day.

Carlos Pena

Tania Rodriguez (author)

Publisher: Mason Crest ISBN: 9781422291672

Carlos Pea has had great success in Major League Baseball. He has won awards and won games. He's played in the All-Star Game and made millions of dollars. Read about Pea's journey to reach his dreams. Learn what it took for Pea to work his way through the minor leagues before playing with the Texas Rangers. Follow the life story of this great baseball player!

Down and Out

Alex Kuskowski (author)

Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing ISBN: 9781612472478

Finding the "right book" for struggling learners is essential to build both confidence and proficiency. Reading supports must be seamless, so that struggling readers are not stigmatized. The District 13 series does just that--written using carefully chosen vocabulary and simple sentences, the novels offer compelling teen stories about characters that interest young adult readers. Using sports as a backdrop, these edgy and mature titles confront issues that are of great importance to urban teens, especially teenaged boys: Coming of age, dating, fitting in, friendships, drugs, self-esteem, and school. Straightforward plots move readers through the 48-pages of text quickly and efficiently with satisfying resolutions. Synopsis: Terrance thought about football. He was sore from practice. That was good. Coach Fisher said his blocks were better. He'd get to play in the game! Coach was right about football. You've got to have something to work for. It makes you work at everything.

The Car Race

Rachel Bach (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510361

A photo-illustrated book for beginning readers that tells the story of a NASCAR race. Who will win? Includes a photo diagram.

The Hot Air Balloon Race

Rachel Bach (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510385

A photo-illustrated book for beginning readers that tells the story of a hot-air balloon rally. Who will drop the marker the closest? Includes a photo diagram.

The Motorcycle Race

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510392

A photo-illustrated book for beginning readers that tells the story of a motocross race. Who will win this dirt bike race? Includes a photo diagram.

The Tractor Race

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510408

A photo-illustrated book for beginning readers that tells the story of a lawn mower race. Who will win this lawn tractor race? Includes a photo diagram.

The Monster Truck Race

Rachel Bach (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510415

A photo-illustrated book for beginning readers that tells the story of a monster truck race. Who will win? Includes a photo diagram.

U.S. Border Patrol

Kirsten W. Larson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510262

This photo-illustrated book describes the life of US Border Patrol Agents, including the work they do to keep criminals, weapons, and drugs out of the United States. Describes what it takes to get a job as a border patrol agent, the training required, and what a day in the field is like. The Q&A features throughout promote reader inquiry and critical thinking. Includes glossary, further resources, and index.

The Boat Race

Rachel Bach (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681510354

A photo-illustrated book for beginning readers that tells the story of a high-speed power boat race. Who will win? Includes a photo diagram.

Superstars of the Dallas Cowboys

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535539

Presents some of the Dallas Cowboys’ superstars and their achievements, including Roger Staubach, Emmitt Smith, and DeMarcus Ware.

Superstars of the Denver Broncos

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535546

Presents some of the Denver Broncos’ superstars and their achievements, including John Elway, Rod Smith, and Champ Bailey

Superstars of the Green Bay Packers

MJ Cosson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535553

Presents some of the Green Bay Packers’ superstars and their achievements, including Brett Favre, Aaron Rodgers, and Clay Matthews.

Superstars of the Indianapolis Colts

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535560

Presents some of the Indianapolis Colts’ superstars and their achievements, including Peyton Manning, Reggie Wayne, and Dwight Freeney.

Superstars of the New England Patriots

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535577

Presents some of the New England Patriots’ superstars and their achievements, including Bruce Armstrong, Tom Brady, and Wes Welker.

Superstars of the New York Giants

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535584

Presents some of the New York Giants’ superstars and their achievements, including Lawrence Taylor, Michael Strahan, and Eli Manning.

Superstars of the Pittsburgh Steelers

MJ Cosson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535591

Presents some of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ superstars and their achievements, including Terry Bradshaw, Troy Polamalu, and Ben Roethlisberger.

Superstars of the Chicago Bears

Matt Scheff (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607535522

Presents some of the Chicago Bears’ superstars and their achievements, including Mike Ditka, Dick Butkus, and Brian Urlacher.

Today’s 12 Hottest MLB Superstars

Tom Robinson (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781621430599

Highlights 12 of the hottest superstars in Major League Baseball. Each spread contains fascinating facts, biggest accomplishments, and admirable traits that have made each star successful.

Today’s 12 Hottest Movie Superstars

Nancy Furstinger (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781621430605

Highlights 12 of the hottest movie superstars. Each spread contains fascinating facts, biggest accomplishments, and admirable traits that have made each star successful.

Superstars of the New York Yankees

Annabelle Tometich (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607536284

Presents some of the New York Yankees’ greatest players and their achievements in pro baseball, including Yogi Berra, Mariano Rivera, and Derek Jeter.

Superstars of the Philadelphia Phillies

Annabelle Tometich (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781607536291

Presents some of the Philadelphia Phillies’ greatest players and their achievements in pro baseball, including Jimmy Rollins, Chase Utley, and Ryan Howard.