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A Kid's Guide to the 2018 Winter Games
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781548833770, isbn: 1548833770,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 66 reviews
Get ready for the 2018 Winter Olympics with this full-color book for young readers (ages 8-12) that introduces all 15 sport disciplines for the Winter Olympics as well as some of the top Team USA athletes. The book includes a history of the Winter Olympics with some amazing fun facts and trivia, as well as a Medal Tracker to keep track of the gold, silver, and bronze medals that Team USA brings home. Easy-to-read text and dramatic, full-color photographs makes this the perfect book for every

Lewis Tewanima: Born to Run
By Pelican Publishing
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mpn: colour illustrations, ean: 9781455619412, isbn: 1455619418,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 108 reviews
Join an American Indian on his journey to the Olympics! As a young boy, Lewis Tewanima was forced from his Hopi village into a government boarding school, where he was prohibited from practicing his native language and traditions. He found that running was a way to bridge the gap between his Indian heritage and American culture, and his talent led him to the 1912 Olympics and a silver medal. Young readers will be inspired by this biography, just as his village was. To honor his life, a race is

Bobsled and Luge (Winter Olympic Sports)
By Amicus
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ean: 9781681511504, isbn: 1681511509,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 93 reviews
''A photo-illustrated book for elementary readers about Olympic bobsled, luge, and skeleton events. Includes descriptions of each of these men's and women's sliding sports. Readers will get a primer to some rules and athletes that may participate in the 2018 Peyong Chang, South Korea Winter Olympic Games. Includes Q&A feature, table of contents, glossary, further resources, and index''--.

Kid's Guide to the 2018 Winter Olympics
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781984196743, isbn: 198419674X,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 94 reviews
It's time for the Winter Olympics! Get your family prepared for the Winter Games with this easy to ready, fully colored up-to-date Olympic guide. This book was designed to introduce your children to the splendor of the Olympics. Understand the history of the games and learn all about the different sporting events. A Kid's Guide to the 2018 Winter Olympics is the perfect companion guide for your family this year!.

Kerri Strug and the Magnificent Seven (Totally True Adventures): How USA's Gymnastics Team Won Olympic Gold
By Random House Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780553521757, isbn: 0553521756,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 93 reviews
Can Kerri Strug help Team USA win Olympic gold? Discover an inspiring American gymnastics story with this unforgettable Totally True Adventure.   In 1996, seven gymnasts—the Magnificent Seven—are America’s best chance to win its first team gold medal. Kerri Strug is one of them. After years of training, Kerri wants to do her best for the team. But the competition is tough—and full of surprises! Can Kerri help Team USA make history?   This nonfiction chapter book makes an exciting

Aly Raisman (Olympic Stars)
By Sportszone
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ean: 9781680785623, isbn: 1680785621,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
''This title introduces readers to Aly Raisman, providing exciting details about her life and going deep inside the key moments of her gymnastics career.''--.

Usain Bolt (Olympic Biographies)
By Abdo Kids
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ean: 9781680809473, isbn: 1680809474,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 75 reviews
Kids will be delighted to learn all about this amazing athlete’s achievements. This title will cover Usain Bolt’s early years, how he got started in sprinting, and how he became the most decorated sprinter of all time, with 9 gold medals and several world and Olympic records. Colorful full-bleed photographs, extra fun facts about Bolt, and a glossary complete this title. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Abdo Kids Jumbo is an imprint of Abdo Kids, a

The Science Behind Gymnastics (Science of the Summer Olympics)
By Capstone Press
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ean: 9781491481592, isbn: 1491481595,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 34 reviews
Behind every jump, spin, and flip of Olympic gymnastics, science is at work. Centrifugal force is at work in a midair spin, and center of gravity is involved in balance beam routines. Newton’s Third Law of Motion springs into action as a gymnast flies into the air in the vaulting event. Find out how science is involved in all your favorite gymnastics events and how gymnasts take science into account as they chase the gold medal..

The Boys in the Boat (Young Readers Adaptation): The True Story of an American Team's Epic Journey to Win Gold at the 1936 Olympics
By Viking Books for Young Readers
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780451475923, isbn: 0451475925,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 85 reviews
The #1 New York Times bestseller about the Greatest Generation freshly adapted for the next generation.  For readers of Unbroken, out of the depths of the Great Depression comes the astonishing tale of nine working-class boys from the American West who at the 1936 Olympics showed the world what true grit really meant. With rowers who were the sons of loggers, shipyard workers, and farmers, the University of Washington’s eight-oar crew was never expected to defeat the elite East Coast

Alpine Skiing (21st Century Skills Library: Global Citizens: Olympic Sports)
By Cherry Lake Pub
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ean: 9781534107502, isbn: 1534107509,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 127 reviews
Using the new C3 Framework for Social Studies Standards, Alpine Skiing in the Global Citizens: Olympic Sports series explores the sport through the lenses of History, Geography, Civics, and Economics. Text and photos look at the history, basic philosophies, and geography of alpine skiing. Content includes information on multiple Olympic events in the category. As they read, students will develop questions about the text, and use evidence from a variety of sources in order to form conclusions.

The Olympics: Ancient to Modern
By imusti
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ean: 9780750297790, isbn: 0750297794,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
The Olympics Ancient to Modern is a fascinating look at the history of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, from the first events in Ancient Greece right the way up to London 2012 and Sochi 2014. It focusses on when and where each Games has been held, and some key stats, such as how much it cost, how many athletes competed, and how many spectators came to watch. The book explains how all the Games - Summer Olympics, Winter Olympics and Paralympics - came into being, and how the Olympic Games were

Gold Medal for Weird
By Brand: Kids Can Press
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ean: 9781554530212, isbn: 1554530210,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 89 reviews
The world's greatest sporting events, chock-full of guts, glory and going for gold. If you want to read about that, you'd better look elsewhere. The gold medals handed out in this book are for inept athletes, shameful scandals, freakish weather, cheaters, chokers and much worse. But it's not all bad. You'll also read about athletes who went from chump to champ and warm your heart to stories of high-stakes heroism and fair play. There may still be hope for humans -- and sports competitions! Read

The Ancient Greek Olympics
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780195215816, isbn: 0195215818,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 145 reviews
The ancient Greeks were famous for their love of competition and athleticism. Their most important sporting festival, held at Olympia and honoring Zeus, became the inspiration for our modern Olympic games. It was open to the citizens of every Greek polis, and became so important, that all warfare had to be suspended for its duration. This book runs through the entire five-day session of the ancient games. The athletes' training and the actual sporting events--some familiar, some quite strange

Special Olympics (True Books: Sports)
By Children's Press(CT)
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mpn: FBA-|319403, ean: 9780516293752, isbn: 0516293753,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 98 reviews
Gives a brief history of the Special Olympics, athletic competition for people with mental retardation, and describes some of the events and how the games are run.Used Book in Good Condition.

Peligro en el desierto (Danger in the Desert) (Spanish Version) (TIME FOR KIDS Nonfiction Readers) (Spanish Edition)
By Shell Education
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mpn: 18130, ean: 9781433371301, isbn: 1433371308,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 110 reviews
In this adventurous, Spanish-translated nonfiction title, elementary readers discover poisonous plants and dangerous animals from deserts around the world. Readers will be enthralled with its vivid images, informational text, and interesting facts about desert ecology and desert plants and animals, including sidewinder snakes, dingos, desert locusts, and barrel cacti. About Shell Education Rachelle Cracchiolo started the company with a friend and fellow teacher. Both were eager to share their

Duke Kahanamoku (You Should Meet)
By Simon Spotlight
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ean: 9781481497015, isbn: 1481497014,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 110 reviews
Get to know the father of modern surfing in this fascinating, nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Read, part of a new series of biographies about people “you should meet.”Meet Duke Kahanamoku, three-time Olympic gold medalist and the father of modern surfing. Duke gained international fame for participating in four Olympics and won five medals in total. Fans began calling Duke “the human fish.” Wherever he went, Duke would demonstrate his surfing skills and in 1915, Duke introduced board

Proud (Young Readers Edition): Living My American Dream
By Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780316477000, isbn: 0316477001,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 104 reviews
The inspiring and critically acclaimed all-American story of faith, family, hard work, and perseverance by Olympic fencer, activist, and Time ''100 Most Influential People'' honoree Ibtihaj MuhammadAt the 2016 Olympic Games, Ibtihaj Muhammad smashed barriers as the first American to compete wearing hijab, and she made history as the first Muslim American woman to win a medal. But before she was an Olympian, activist, and entrepreneur, Ibtihaj was a young outsider trying to find her place.

Red Gerard (Olympic Stars)
By Sportszone
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ean: 9781532116063, isbn: 1532116063,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 118 reviews
This title introduces readers to Red Gerard, providing exciting details about his life and going deep inside the key moments of his snowboarding career, like his gold medal at the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics. The title also features informative ''fast facts,'' a timeline, and a glossary. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. SportsZone is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO..

Always Dream (Positively for Kids Series)
By Brand: Taylor Trade Publishing
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ean: 9780878339969, isbn: 0878339965,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
In Always Dream, her first book for children, Kristi Yamaguchi reveals how her determination, ambition, and love of skating keeps her going, even in the midst of obstacles and tragedy. Fans of all ages will be inspired by Yamaguchi's remarkable story, which is best embodied by her trademark phrase, ''Always dream.''Used Book in Good Condition.

Simone Manuel: Swimming Star (Women Sports Stars)
By Capstone Press
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ean: 9781515797074, isbn: 1515797074,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 148 reviews
Simone Manuel is one of the country's best female athletes. Learn about her childhood, the challenges she has overcome, and this swimmer's greatest accomplishments. Get the inside scoop on gold-medal-winning Olympic appearance..

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