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Amazing Basketball Records

Paul Hoblin (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234355

Presents records of amazing players, teams, and games in the sport of basketball, including a short history of the game.

Amazing Football Records

Paul Hoblin (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234362

Presents records of amazing players, teams, and games in the sport of football, including a short history of the game.

Amazing Olympic Records

Paul Hoblin (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234386

Presents records of amazing Olympian athletes, including a short history of the Olympics.

AFC North

Jim Gigliotti (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609737023

Describes the origins and basic statistics of the four teams--the Baltimore Ravens, the Cincinnati Bengals, the Cleveland Browns, and the Pittsburgh Steelers--which make up the National Football League's AFC North grouping.

Snail Saves the Day

John Stadler (author), John Stadler (illustrator)

Publisher: Star Bright Books ISBN: 9781595723208

A beginner reader. Snail's team has fallen behind in the final game, but slow as he is, he shows up just in time to save the day.

Three Cheers for Hippo!

John Stadler (author), John Stadler (illustrator)

Publisher: Star Bright Books ISBN: 9781595724137

A beginner reader. Cat is terrified of taking his first parachute jump, but with Hippo's reassurance, he goes for it.

Sport Bike Racing

Lee-Anne Spalding

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604723748

Describes sport bike races. Provides information about the history of the sport, characteristics of the bikes, important events, and famous riders.

The Handoff

Katherine Hengel (author)

Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing ISBN: 9781612472485

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: All Xavier heard was two laps. He just started running! He ran the first lap as fast as he could. He passed everyone! But by the second lap, he was winded. It was hard to breathe. He had no energy. Everyone passed him.

Hit Just Right

Katherine Hengel (author)

Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing ISBN: 9781612472492

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: The pitching machine hurled the first pitch. It was just like at the cages. Carlos was comfortable. He lifted his left leg slightly. Then he turned his hips to the ball. He swung the bat. Crack!

World Series Champions: Baltimore Orioles

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602112

A simple introduction to the Baltimore Orioles major league baseball team, including its start in 1902 as the St. Louis Browns, its World Series triumphs, and its stars throughout the years.

World Series Champions: Boston Red Sox

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602129

A simple introduction to the Boston Red Sox major league baseball team, including its start in 1901, its World Series triumphs, and its stars throughout the years.

World Series Champions: Chicago White Sox

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602143

A simple introduction to the Chicago White Sox major league baseball team, including its start in 1900, its World Series triumphs, and its stars throughout the years.

World Series Champions: Cincinnati Reds

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602150

A simple introduction to the Cincinnati Reds major league baseball team, including its start in 1869, its World Series triumphs, and its stars throughout the years.

World Series Champions: Los Angeles Dodgers

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602174

A simple introduction to the Los Angeles Dodgers major league baseball team, including its start in 1884 in Brooklyn, its World Series triumphs, and its stars throughout the years.

World Series Champions: Miami Marlins

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602181

A simple introduction to the Miami Marlins major league baseball team, including its start in 1993, its World Series triumphs, and its stars throughout the years.

World Series Champions: Minnesota Twins

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602198

A simple introduction to the Minnesota Twins major league baseball team, including its start in 1901 as the Washington Senators, its World Series triumphs, and its stars throughout the years.

World Series Champions: New York Mets

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602204

A simple introduction to the New York Mets major league baseball team, including its start in 1962, its World Series triumphs, and its stars throughout the years.

World Series Champions: New York Yankees

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602211

A simple introduction to the New York Yankees major league baseball team, including its start in 1903, its World Series triumphs, and its stars throughout the years.

World Series Champions: Philadelphia Phillies

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602228

A simple introduction to the Philadelphia Phillies major league baseball team, including its start in 1883, its World Series triumphs, and its stars throughout the years.

World Series Champions: San Francisco Giants

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602242

A simple introduction to the San Francisco Giants major league baseball team, including its start in 1883 in New York, its World Series triumphs, and its stars throughout the years.

World Series Champions: St. Louis Cardinals

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602235

A simple introduction to the St. Louis Cardinals major league baseball team, including its start in 1882, its World Series triumphs, and its stars throughout the years.

World Series Champions: Toronto Blue Jays

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602259

A simple introduction to the Toronto Blue Jays major league baseball team, including its start in 1977, its World Series triumphs, and its stars throughout the years.

World Series Champions: LA Angels of Anaheim

Sara Gilbert (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602167

A simple introduction to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim major league baseball team, including its start in 1961, its World Series triumphs, and its stars throughout the years.

Summer Olympic Legends: Basketball

Nate LeBoutillier (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601146

A survey of the highlights and legendary athletes--such as Brazillian Oscar Schimdt--of the Olympic sport of basketball, which officially became a part of the modern Summer Games in 1936.

Summer Olympic Legends: Boxing

Shane Frederick (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601153

A survey of the highlights and legendary athletes--such as Cuban Teófilo Stevenson--of the Olympic sport of boxing, which officially became a part of the modern Summer Games in 1904.