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The Wildest Race Ever: The Story of the 1904 Olympic Marathon
By Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
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ean: 9781481406390, isbn: 1481406396,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 75 reviews
From Megan McCarthy the award-winning author of Pop! and Earmuffs for Everyone comes the quirky, fascinating, and inspiring story of perseverance and the importance of sportsmanship set at the 1904 St. Louis Olympic Marathon.It was 1904 and St. Louis was proud to host the World’s Fair and America’s First Olympics. Hundreds of thousands of people came by car, by train, by boat. Part of the Olympics was a wild, wacky marathon. Forty-two racers registered, thirty-two showed up, and of the

Women Athletes Who Rule!: The 101 Stars Every Fan Needs to Know (Sports Illustrated Kids)
By Sports Illustrated Kids
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ean: 9781683300731, isbn: 1683300734,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 130 reviews
Inspirational and aspirational. Fearless and phenomenal. The 101 women athletes every fan needs to know! The fifth book in the Big Book of Who series from Sports Illustrated Kids profiles extraordinary athletes who shaped the narratives of their sports. The best women athletes—past and present—including Billie Jean King, Serena Williams, Nadia Comaneci, Simone Biles, and dozens more are grouped into these categories: Superstars who reinvented what it means to be a sports celebrity, Wonder

James Stewart (Amazing Athletes)
By Lerner Pub Group
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ean: 9780822576631, isbn: 0822576635,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 106 reviews
James ''Bubba'' Stewart is one of the fastest men in Supercross motorcycle racing. He has dominated dirt tracks ever since he was in elementary school. But James didn't become a great racer overnight. He practiced every day in his own backyard, from age 3 on. Through this experience, he developed the skills that helped him win the World Supercross title in his first full season of competition in 2006. His courage, strength, and skill make him almost impossible to beat..

Jim Thorpe's Bright Path
By Lee & Low Books
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ean: 9781584301660, isbn: 158430166X,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
Jim Thorpe’s parents knew he was special from the day he was born. When they held him and his twin brother, Charlie, his mother noticed how the light shone on the road to their cabin. She gave Jim an extra name: “Wa-Tha-Huck,” or “Bright Path.”Jim developed his athletic skills early on, playing outdoors and hunting with his father and brother. But when Jim was sent to Indian Boarding Schools, he was confined to stiff uniforms and strict rules. While he struggled in academics, he

On the Ice with...Tara Lapinski (Athlete Biographies)
By Little, Brown Young Readers
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ean: 9780316142571, isbn: 0316142573,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 69 reviews
Describes the life and skating career of the energetic young woman who won a gold medal in figure skating at the 1998 Olympics at the age of fifteen--the youngest female ever to do so. Original..

A Picture Book of Jesse Owens (Picture Book Biography)
By Holiday House
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mpn: FBA-|320744, ean: 9780823409662, isbn: 082340966X,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
A simple biography of the noted black track star who competed in the 1936 Berlin Olympics..

Champions of Men's Soccer
By Philomel Books
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ean: 9780399548987, isbn: 039954898X,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
Just in time for the World Cup! From Pele to Messi to Tim Howard, here is the ultimate guide to Men's Soccer for young sports fans from an award-winning sports journalist.From fields all across the United States to the streets of South America to pitches in Europe and Asia, the global passion and love for soccer knows no borders. It is simply the most popular sport in the world. Giants of the game like Cristiano Ronaldo, Tim Howard, and Lionel Messi have become international celebrities and

Chasing Space Young Readers' Edition
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mpn: 9780062665928, ean: 9780062665928, isbn: 0062665928,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 85 reviews
''In Chasing Space, Leland Melvin tackles stupendous obstacles with dogged determination, showing you what is indeed possible in life—if you belive.'' —Neil deGrasse Tyson, author of Astrophysics for People in a Hurry and Welcome to the UniverseMeet Leland Melvin—football star, NASA astronaut, and professional dream chaser. In this inspiring memoir, adapted from the simultaneous version for adults, young readers will get to learn about Leland Melvin’s remarkable life story, from being

Story of the Rose Bowl (Bowl Games of College Football)
By Sportszone
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mpn: 1624038905, ean: 9781624038907, isbn: 1624038905,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
''Learn more about how the first bowl game in history became ''the Granddaddy of them all'' and continues to shine a spotlight on Pasadena, California, every New Year's Day.''--Publisher's website..

Arthur Ashe: Young Tennis Champion (Childhood of Famous Americans)
By Aladdin
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mpn: 9780689873461, ean: 9780689873461, isbn: 0689873468,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
Childhood of Famous Americans One of the most popular series ever published for young Americans, these classics have been praised alike by parents, teachers, and librarians. With these lively, inspiring, fictionalized biographies -- easily read by children of eight and up -- today's youngster is swept right into history..

Unstoppable: How Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian School Football Team Defeated Army (Encounter: Narrative Nonfiction Picture Books)
By Capstone Editions
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ean: 9781543504064, isbn: 154350406X,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
In the autumn of 1912, the football team from Carlisle Indian Industrial School took the field at the U.S. Military Academy, home to the bigger, stronger, and better-equipped West Points Cadets. Sportswriters billed the game as a sort of rematch, pitting against each other the descendants of U.S. soldiers and American Indians who fought on the battlefield only 20 years earlier. But for lightning-fast Jim Thorpe and the other Carlisle players, that day’s game was about skill, strategy, and

Pele, King of Soccer/Pele, El rey del futbol: Bilingual Spanish-English
By Rayo
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mpn: 9780061227790, ean: 9780061227790, isbn: 006122779X,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
Monica Brown and Rudy Gutierrez team up to deliver what Kirkus called, in a starred review, an “inspiring blend of art and story,” about the most famous soccer star in the world, Pelé. This bilingual picture book will inspire, teach, and amaze readers as they learn about the man who revolutionized the sport of soccer.Do you know how a poor boy from Brazil who loved fútbol more than anything else became the biggest soccer star the world has ever known? This is the true story of Pelé, King

You Should Meet Collector's Set: Women Who Launched the Computer Age; Mae Jemison; Misty Copeland; Jesse Owens; Duke Kahanamoku; Katherine Johnson
By Simon Spotlight
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ean: 9781534409743, isbn: 1534409742,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 136 reviews
Get to know some of the many people who have changed history with this boxed set featuring six fascinating, nonfiction Level 3 Ready-to-Reads that are part of a series of biographies about people “you should meet!”Get to know the first women computer programmers, the first African-American principal dancer at the American Ballet Theater, an incredible Olympic gold medalist who broke records and barriers, the first female African-American astronaut, the amazing “Father of Surfing,” and

Sean Goes To Barcelona: A children's book about soccer and goals. US edition (Sean Wants To Be Messi)
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781536822281, isbn: 1536822280,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 128 reviews
Sean, an eight-year-old aspiring soccer player, goes on the trip of a lifetime! He travels to Barcelona, Spain, to watch a FC Barcelona soccer game and get an autograph from his hero, the celebrated forward Lionel Messi. The resourceful and determined kid that he is, Sean comes up with various creative ways to track down his hero and make his dream come true. But sometimes, as he will discover, life doesn’t go quite according to plan… Beautiful illustrations by Elettra Cudignotto. Winner

Legends: The Best Players, Games, and Teams in Baseball: World Series Heroics! Greatest Homerun Hitters! Classic Rivalries! And Much, Much More!
By Philomel Books
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ean: 9780399169038, isbn: 0399169032,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
“With the LEGENDS series, Howard Bryant brings to life the best that sports has to offer—the heroes, the bitter rivalries, the moments that every sports-loving kid should know.”—Mike Lupica, #1 bestselling author of Travel Team, Heat, and Fantasy League Experience baseball's most exciting moments, World Series heroics, greatest players, and more! Baseball, America's pastime, is a sport of moments that stand the test of time. It is equally a sport of a new generation of heroes, whose

Marshall "Major" Taylor: World Champion Bicyclist, 1899-1901 (Trailblazer Biographies)
By Brand: Twenty-First Century Books (CT)
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ean: 9780822566106, isbn: 0822566109,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 134 reviews
Presents the life and times of the African-American bicycle racer who won three consecutive world championship titles at the turn of the twentieth century, a time when bicycle racing was one of the most popular sports in the world.Used Book in Good Condition.

B is for Baller: The Ultimate Basketball Alphabet
By Triumph Books
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ean: 9781629375885, isbn: 1629375888,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Featuring dozens of iconic superstars like Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, LeBron James, Wilt Chamberlain, Kobe Bryant, and Steph Curry, B is for Baller is the ultimate alphabet book for young hoops fans—whether they're taking their first shot at the ABCs or already perfecting their threes! James Littlejohn's words leap off the page and bring legends to life, while Matthew Shipley's colorful, stylish illustrations are sure to delight fans young and old. What started as a successful Kickstarter

Never Say Never (Positively for Kids)
By Brand: Taylor Trade Publishing
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ean: 9780878331659, isbn: 0878331654,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 101 reviews
Award-winning quarterback Doug Flutie teaches kids the importance of making tough decisions and the value of remaining open to opportunity.Used Book in Good Condition.

Messi: A Boy Who Became A Star. Inspiring children book about Lionel Messi - one of the best soccer players in history. (Soccer Book For Kids)
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781974634118, isbn: 1974634116,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 114 reviews
Messi: A Boy Who Became a Star This is the inspiring children story of Lionel Messi, a boy who became a star. Born in a poor family, the small boy faced many obstacles in life, including a medical condition that prevented him from growing...  But he decided to follow his dream, worked hard and overcame all obstacles to become one of the best soccer players in history.  Perfect gift for all soccer fans. Perfect illustrated book to teach children to work hard to make their dreams come true.

Ronaldo: A Boy Who Became A Star. Inspiring children book about Cristiano Ronaldo - one of the best soccer players in history. (Soccer Book For Kids)
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781974027248, isbn: 1974027244,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
Ronaldo: A Boy Who Became a Star This is the inspiring children story of Cristiano Ronaldo, a boy who would become a star. Born in a poor family, the small boy decided to follow his dream, worked hard and overcame all obstacles to become one of the best soccer players in history. Perfect gift for all soccer fans. Perfect illustrated book to teach children to work hard to make their dreams come true. Learn about Ronaldo, and learn how to be successful doing what you love. Get This Book Now and

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