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National Parks of the USA Cover Image
By Kate Siber, Chris Turnham (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781847809766
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Published: Wide Eyed Editions - July 3rd, 2018

A 2019 Outstanding Science Trade Book for Students: K–12 (National Science Teachers Association and the Children's Book Council).

Take a tour of America's great outdoors and discover the beauty and diversity of its most iconic and majestic national parks.

Who Is Michael Jordan? (Who Was?) Cover Image
By Kirsten Anderson, Who HQ, Dede Putra (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780451532459
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Published: Penguin Workshop - February 5th, 2019

Grab your Js and hit the court with this Who Was? biography about NBA superstar Michael Jordan.

Weird But True Sports: 300 Wacky Facts About Awesome Athletics Cover Image
ISBN: 9781426324673
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Published: National Geographic Children's Books - May 17th, 2016

Get ready for the Olympics! Everything has its weird side--even sports! Add wacky stats, facts, and stories to your arsenal of sports trivia with this new slam-dunk addition to the very popular Weird but True series! Discover tons more zany fun, focused totally on the subject of sports! So step up to the plate to get 300 ALL-NEW amazing facts plus photos.

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 Cover Image
ISBN: 9780147516855
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Published: Puffin Books - August 2nd, 2016

The #1 New York Times bestseller freshly adapted for the next generation, now with brand new content including an author Q&A and never-before-seen photographs

Inspiration for the PBS American Experience Documentary 'The Boys of '36'


Women in Sports: 50 Fearless Athletes Who Played to Win (Women in Science) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781607749783
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Published: Ten Speed Press - July 18th, 2017

Illustrated profiles of fifty pioneering female athletes, from the author of the New York Times bestseller Women in Science

Women for the win!

Stars of World Soccer: 2nd Edition (World Soccer Legends) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780789213167
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Published: Abbeville Kids - September 18th, 2018

The best-selling guide to today's most exciting players, completely revised and updated

Rising Above: How 11 Athletes Overcame Challenges in Their Youth to Become Stars Cover Image
ISBN: 9780147515681
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Published: Puffin Books - May 2nd, 2017

Discover the inspirational real-life stories of superstar athletes like LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Tim Howard, and more!

"Packs a powerful message—perseverance and passion pay off. Even non-sports fans will cheer for superstars like LeBron James and Stephen Curry.”--Scholastic Teacher

Shoe Dog: Young Readers Edition Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534401198
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - August 27th, 2019

“An eye-opening look into the story of Knight before his multibillion dollar company.” —School Library Journal

“A great story about how an ambition turned into a business…serves as a guide for accomplishing great things.” —VOYA

In this young reader’s edition of the New York Times bestseller, Nike

The Playbook: 52 Rules to Aim, Shoot, and Score in This Game Called Life Cover Image
By Kwame Alexander, Mr. Thai Neave (By (photographer))
ISBN: 9780544570979
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - February 14th, 2017

New York Times bestseller ∙ Indie Next Pick

You gotta know the rules to play the game. Ball is life. Take it to the hoop. Soar. What can we imagine for our lives? What if we were the star players, moving and grooving through the game of life?

Simone Biles: Gymnastics Star (Women Sports Stars) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781515797128
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Published: Capstone Press - January 1st, 2018

Simone Biles is one of the country's best female athletes. Learn about her childhood, the challenges she has overcome, and this gymnast's greatest accomplishments. Get the inside scoop on her gold-medal-winning Olympic appearance.

Who Was Muhammad Ali? (Who Was?) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780448479552
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Published: Penguin Workshop - July 24th, 2014

Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. won the world heavyweight championship at the age of 22, the same year he joined the Nation of Islam and changed his name to Muhammad Ali. He would go on to become the first and only three-time (in succession) World Heavyweight Champion.

The Everything Kids' Football Book, 6th Edition: All-time Greats, Legendary Teams, and Today's Favorite Players--With Tips on Playing Like a Pro (Everything® Kids #6) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781507208489
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Published: Everything - August 7th, 2018

Everything you need to know about America’s favorite sport, in a revised edition of The Everything Kids’ Football Book, complete with up-to-date stats and the latest information on your favorite players and teams!

The Everything® Kids’ Football Book, 6th Edition is full of the fun, action, and excitement of America’s favorite sport

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