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12 Reasons to Love Wrestling

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645822097

Challenging holds. Fast-paced matches. International popularity. There are many reasons to love wrestling—discover 12 of them! Topics include wrestling’s ancient history, the popular styles, records, Olympic tournaments, and champion athletes like John Smith and Aleksandr Karelin. Includes a glossary, index, and editor-curated online resources for up-to-date information.

12 Reasons to Love Tennis

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645822080

Strong serves. Fast volleys. Exciting matches. There are many reasons to love tennis—discover 12 of them! Topics include tennis’ royal history, its equipment, scoring, records, the elite competitions like Wimbledon, and champion athletes, such as Serena Williams and Roger Federer. Includes a glossary, index, and editor-curated online resources for up-to-date information.

12 Reasons to Love Swimming

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645822073

Amazing records. Tenth of a second victories. Fun for all ages. There are many reasons to love swimming—discover 12 of them! Topics include swimming’s history, four different strokes, elite competitions like the Olympics, and famous athletes, such as Michael Phelps and Katie Ledecky. Includes a glossary, index, and editor-curated online resources for up-to-date information.

12 Reasons to Love Softball

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645822066

Big windups. High-scoring games. Worldwide interest. There are many reasons to love softball—discover 12 of them! Topics include softball’s unusual history, its equipment, rules, and records, the National Pro Fastpitch league, and star players, like Monica Abbott and Jennie Finch. Includes a glossary, index, and editor-curated online resources for up-to-date information.

12 Reasons to Love Skiing and Snowboarding

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645822059

High-tech gear. Exciting competitions. Indoor or outdoor slopes. There are many reasons to love skiing and snowboarding—discover 12 of them! Topics include history, equipment, elite competitions like the Olympics and ESPN’s X Games, and famous athletes, such as Bode Miller and Shaun White. Includes a glossary, index, and editor-curated online resources for up-to-date information.

12 Reasons to Love Martial Arts

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645822042

Strong competitors. Fierce matches. Famous movie stars. There are many reasons to love martial arts—discover 12 of them! Topics include history, different art forms— taekwondo, karate, judo, and jiu jitsu—training, elite competitions, and superstars like Bruce Lee, Michelle Yeoh, Conor McGregor, and Jackie Chan. Includes a glossary, index, and editor-curated online resources for up-to-date information.

12 Reasons to Love Golf

Joanne Mattern (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645822028

Beautiful courses. Memorable stars. Great athletic comebacks. There are many reasons to love golf—discover 12 of them! Topics include golf’s history, equipment, elite PGA competitions like the Masters, and star athletes, such as Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods. Includes a glossary, index, and editor-curated online resources for up-to-date information.

Rodeo Clown: 12 Things to Know

Samantha S. Bell (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645821083

Explore some of the most high-risk, adrenaline pumping jobs that exist today.

Boliche

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645492122

Elementary sports fans knock down key vocabulary like pins in this high-interest leveled reader about bowling. This is a North American Spanish translation of Spot Bowling. Rollin’, rollin’, rollin’, keep those bowlers bowlin’! Put on your smooth shoes and bowl a strike with carefully controlled text and excellent photos about bowling teams, basic equipment, and rules. The high-interest topic engages early readers while a search-and-find feature reinforces key vocabulary.

Porrismo

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645492139

Elementary sports fans will chant their way through key vocabulary in this high-interest leveled reader about cheerleading. This is a North American Spanish translation of Spot Cheerleading. Shake your pom-poms in the air and get the crowd fired up for a high-interest book that early readers will love. Simple text and excellent photos touch on uniforms, teams, equipment, and moves. A search-and-find feature reinforces key vocabulary.

Esquí alpino

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645492146

Elementary sports fans slalom down the bunny hill while learning key vocabulary in this high-interest leveled reader about downhill skiing. This is a North American Spanish translation of Spot Skiing. Grab your poles and carve a trail through the fresh powder! A gentle slope of carefully word choice helps early readers pick up new words about the sport of downhill skiing. Simple text and excellent photos touch on basic equipment, rules, and safety. The high-interest topic engages early readers while a search-and-find feature reinforces key vocabulary.

Lacrosse

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645492153

Elementary sports fans will score key vocabulary in this high-interest leveled reader about lacrosse. This is a North American Spanish translation of Spot Lacrosse. The midfielder tosses the rock to the attacker, who makes a fast break down the field. Goal! Lacrosse moves fast! Carefully controlled text passes new words to early readers to help them meet their reading goals. Simple text and excellent photos touch on equipment, players, and rules. The high-interest topic engages early readers while a search-and-find feature reinforces key vocabulary.

Patineta

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645492160

Elementary sports fans will shred key vocabulary in this high-interest leveled reader about skateboarding. This is a North American Spanish translation of Spot Skateboarding. With a flip and a trick, skateboarding has gone from empty pool pastime to pro sport. Carefully controlled text on equipment and tricks helps early readers catch big air over their reading goals. The high-interest topic engages early readers while a search-and-find feature reinforces key vocabulary.

Sofbol

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645492177

Elementary sports fans will catch key vocabulary like fly balls in this high-interest leveled reader about softball. This is a North American Spanish translation of Spot Softball. Swing, batter, batter, swing! Carefully controlled text about players, rules, and equipment helps early readers score a home run with their reading goals. The topic engages early readers while a search-and-find feature reinforces key vocabulary.

Tenis

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645492184

Elementary sports fans will ace key vocabulary in this high-interest leveled reader about the game of tennis. This is a North American Spanish translation of Spot Tennis. Point, set, match! Serve up some tennis fun! Carefully controlled text softly lobs new words to early readers to help them win the reading match. Simple text and excellent photos touch on basic equipment and rules. The high-interest topic engages early readers while a search-and-find feature reinforces key vocabulary.

Atletismo

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645492191

Elementary sports fans will easily clear key vocabulary hurdles in this high-interest leveled reader about track and field events. This is a North American Spanish translation of Spot Track and Field. On your mark. Get set. Go! Carefully controlled text passes new words to early readers like batons in a relay race. Simple text and excellent photos touch on the shot put, high jump, and running events. The high-interest topic engages early readers while a search-and-find feature reinforces key vocabulary.

Track and Field

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645490258

Elementary sports fans will easily clear key vocabulary hurdles in this high-interest leveled reader about track and field events. On your mark. Get set. Go! Carefully controlled text passes new words to early readers like batons in a relay race. Simple text and excellent photos touch on the shot put, high jump, and running events.

Tennis

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645490241

Elementary sports fans will ace key vocabulary in this high-interest leveled reader about the game of tennis. Point, set, match! Serve up some tennis fun! Carefully controlled text softly lobs new words to early readers to help them win the reading match. Simple text and excellent photos touch on basic equipment and rules

Softball

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645490234

Elementary sports fans will catch key vocabulary like fly balls in this high-interest leveled reader about softball. Swing, batter, batter, swing! Carefully controlled text about players, rules, and equipment helps early readers score a home run with their reading goals.

Skateboarding

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645490227

Elementary sports fans will shred key vocabulary in this high-interest leveled reader about skateboarding. With a flip and a trick, skateboarding has gone from empty pool pastime to pro sport. Carefully controlled text on equipment and tricks helps early readers catch big air over their reading goals.

Lacrosse

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645490210

Elementary sports fans will score key vocabulary in this high-interest leveled reader about lacrosse. The midfielder tosses the rock to the attacker, who makes a fast break down the field. Goal! Lacrosse moves fast! Carefully controlled text passes new words to early readers to help them meet their reading goals.

Downhill Skiing

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645490203

Elementary sports fans slalom down the bunny hill while learning key vocabulary in this high-interest leveled reader about downhill skiing. Grab your poles and carve a trail through the fresh powder! A gentle slope of carefully word choice helps early readers pick up new words about the sport of downhill skiing.

Cheerleading

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645490197

Elementary sports fans will chant their way through key vocabulary in this high-interest leveled reader about cheerleading. Shake your pom-poms in the air and get the crowd fired up for a high-interest book that early readers will love.

Bowling

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645490180

Elementary sports fans knock down key vocabulary like pins in this high-interest leveled reader about bowling. Rollin’, rollin’, rollin’, keep those bowlers bowlin’! Put on your smooth shoes and bowl a strike with carefully controlled text and excellent photos about bowling teams, basic equipment, and rules.

El vóleibol

M. K. Osborne (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781681519265

A North American Spanish translation of thisupdated book for elementary readers presents information about the history and rules of volleyball at the Olympics, including indoor and beach volleyball. Includes a table of contents, Q&A feature, glossary, books and websites, and index.