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Games of Deception: The True Story of the First U.S. Olympic Basketball Team at the 1936 Olympics in Hitler's Germany
Kids Nonfiction 176 0
From the New York Times bestselling author of Strong Inside comes the remarkable true story of the birth of Olympic basketball at the 1936 Summer Games in Hitler's Germany. Perfect for fans of The Boys in the Boat and Unbroken. On a scorching hot day...
 
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Soccer School Season 2: Where Soccer Explains (Saves) the World
Kids Nonfiction 272 0
Coaches Alex Bellos and Ben Lyttleton return with even more proof that soccer can be used to teach kids about pretty much anything. The second book in their funny, fascinating series is full of facts about the most popular sport in the world, from history to language, design to psychology....
 
4.3
 
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Soccer School Season 1: Where Soccer Explains (Rules) the World
Kids Nonfiction 441 0
Coaches (and authors) Alex Bellos and Ben Lyttleton cleverly use the lens of soccer to immerse kids in math, geography, biology, and more. Loaded with awesome true stories and science, the first book in the Soccer School series is illustrated throughout with cartoons that will have young soccer fans laughing...
 
4.3
 
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42 Is Not Just a Number: The Odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American Hero
Kids Nonfiction 820 0
Baseball, basketball, football — no matter the game, Jackie Robinson excelled. His talents would have easily landed another man a career in pro sports, but such opportunities were closed to athletes like Jackie for one reason: his skin was the wrong color. Settling for playing baseball in the Negro Leagues,...
 
3.8 (2)
 
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Muhammad Ali: A Champion Is Born
Kids Nonfiction 1042 0
In this picture book biography of Muhammad Ali, author Gene Barretta and illustrator Frank Morrison tell the unforgettable childhood story of this legendary boxing champion and how one pivotal moment set him on his path to become the Greatest of All Time. The Louisville Lip....
 
4.3
 
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Football Superstars 2016
Kids Nonfiction 993 0
Featuring the biggest stars from the most exciting games of the past season. Each page features large full-color action photographs of everyone's favorite players. Football Superstars 2016 has something for every fan!
 
4.0
 
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BASEBALL SUPERSTARS 2016
Kids Nonfiction 1299 0
BASEBALL SUPERSTARS 2016 features the greatest superstars from the previous baseball season. This annually updated, photo-driven book features tons of full-color action photos and simple and engaging text. This is the definitive guide for baseball fans everywhere and a perfect introduction to America's favorite pastime!
 
4.3
 
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You Never Heard of Casey Stengel?!
Kids Nonfiction 1103 0
Legendary baseball manager Casey Stengel worked with such greats as Joe DiMaggio and Mickey Mantle; he led the New York Yankees to a record-breaking TEN pennants and SEVEN World Series in twelve years; he invented “platooning,” a way to use players that revolutionized the game; he was a prankster who...
 
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Snowmobile Adventures: The Incredible Canadian Success Story from Bombardier to the Villeneuves
Kids Nonfiction 1109 0
"The Massey snowmobile shot forward, aimed directly at the wooden ramp. It only took a few seconds to cover the distance. He felt the sled start the climb up the ramp, listening to the noise of the rubber track thudding against the rough surface - the machine lifted and flew."...
 
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Illustrated Guide to Snowmobile Racing
Kids Nonfiction 1101 0
To the tops of mountains, over water, sand and grass, and of course on snow and ice, snowmobile racers have traversed the toughest terrain to push their sleds to maximum speeds. Competing since the second sled was built, vintage cross country, drag, and ice oval racing have paved the way...
 
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Sports Champions
Kids Nonfiction 1528 0
The world of the science and technology to improving performance in sport is an exciting one! Sports science traditionally incorporates areas of physiology, psychology, motor control, and biomechanics. It also includes other topics such as nutrition and diet.
 
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How Soccer Works
Kids Nonfiction 1432 0
As the world's most popular participant and spectator sport, soccer blends calculated plays, unrivaled athleticism, and pure passion into an irresistible package. How Soccer Works presents a fascinating and informative look at the science behind the sport. The book covers everything from the "personality" of a soccer ball and training...
 
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How Baseball Works
Kids Nonfiction 1280 0
From grand slams to sacrifice bunts, from the legends of the game to its hottest young stars, from the composition of the infield dirt to what puts the curve in a curveball, How Baseball Works delves into all aspects of America's favorite game. Its engaging, science-based approach gives fans young...
 
5.0
 
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Soccer Dreams: My True Adventure Following the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team, as a Fan and 12-Year Old Junior Reporter for the St. Petersburg ... History-Making 1999 FIFA Women's World Cup!
Kids Nonfiction 1526 0
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Leah Lauber's true adventure following the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team, as a fan and 12-year old Junior Reporter for the St. Petersburg (FL) Times, as the Team prepares for, and ultimately wins, the history-making 1999 Women's World Cup! The U.S. Women's National Soccer Team proved that dreams DO come...
 
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