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The Resource Kid athletes : true tales of childhood from sports legends, stories by David Stabler ; illustrations by Doogie Horner

Kid athletes : true tales of childhood from sports legends, stories by David Stabler ; illustrations by Doogie Horner

Label
Kid athletes : true tales of childhood from sports legends
Title
Kid athletes
Title remainder
true tales of childhood from sports legends
Statement of responsibility
stories by David Stabler ; illustrations by Doogie Horner
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Forget the gold medals, the championships, and the undefeated seasons. When all-star athletes were growing up, they had regular-kid problems just like you. Baseball legend Babe Ruth was such a troublemaker, his family sent him to reform school. Race car champion Danica Patrick fended off bullies who told her “ϛζοιπ βαλϟ γοζσδ” Αλγ εμμϟβαιι πρνδοπϟαο Νδυϟμλ Καλλζλϛ ςαπ εμοβδγ ϟμ γαλβδ ϟϝδ ϟαλϛμ ζλ ϝζπ πβϝμμι νιαυ Θζγ Αϟϝιδϟδπ ϟδιιπ αιι με ϟϝδζο πϟμοζδπ αλγ κμοδ ςζϟϝ εριιβμιμο βαοϟμμλ ζιιρπϟοαϟζμλπ μλ δσδου ναϛδ Μϟϝδο πρβηδβϟπ ζλβιργδ Βζιιζδ Ηδαλ Θζλϛ Ηαβθζδ Ομβζλπμλ Υαμ Κζλϛ Ϛαββυ Γμρϛιαπ Ϟζϛδο μμγπ Ηριζδ Θομλδ Βορβδ Ιδ
Summary
Shares twenty true tales from the childhoods of famous athletes, including Babe Ruth, Muhammad Ali, Billie Jean King, and Wilma Rudolph
Tone
Illustration
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Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2015
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10451856
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Stabler, David
Dewey number
  • 796.092/2
  • B
  • 927.96
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 9-12
  • 960
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
GV697.A1
LC item number
S67 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
960
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Horner, Doogie
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True
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  • Manning, Peyton
  • Patrick, Danica
  • Orr, Bobby
  • Jordan, Michael
  • Woods, Tiger
  • Yao, Ming
  • Douglas, Gabrielle
  • Zaharias, Babe Didrikson
  • Lee, Bruce
  • Ali, Muhammad
  • Takamiyama, Daigorō
  • Messi, Lionel
  • Krone, Julie
  • Robinson, Jackie
  • King, Billie Jean
  • Ruth, Babe
  • Athletes
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Kid athletes : true tales of childhood from sports legends, stories by David Stabler ; illustrations by Doogie Horner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 198-202) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Babe Ruth, bad boy makes good -- Jackie Robinson, the pride of Pepper Street -- Billie Jean King, the girl who ran on racket power -- Peyton Manning, lord of the dance -- Danica Patrick, the girl without fear -- Bobby Orr, little kid, big heart -- Michael Jordan and his two towering rivals -- Tiger Woods, kid superstar -- Yao Ming, big kid in a small world -- Gabrielle Douglas, grace under pressure -- Babe Didrikson Zaharias, a girl for all seasons -- Bruce Lee, the kung fu kid -- Muhammad Ali and the case of the missing bicycle -- Jesse Kuhaulua, don't mess with Big Daddy -- Julie Krone and the marvelous mischievous pony -- Lionel Messi, beware of the Flea
Control code
21062354
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781594748028
Lccn
2014956803
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781594748028
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn904036614
  • (OCoLC)904036614
Label
Kid athletes : true tales of childhood from sports legends, stories by David Stabler ; illustrations by Doogie Horner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 198-202) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Babe Ruth, bad boy makes good -- Jackie Robinson, the pride of Pepper Street -- Billie Jean King, the girl who ran on racket power -- Peyton Manning, lord of the dance -- Danica Patrick, the girl without fear -- Bobby Orr, little kid, big heart -- Michael Jordan and his two towering rivals -- Tiger Woods, kid superstar -- Yao Ming, big kid in a small world -- Gabrielle Douglas, grace under pressure -- Babe Didrikson Zaharias, a girl for all seasons -- Bruce Lee, the kung fu kid -- Muhammad Ali and the case of the missing bicycle -- Jesse Kuhaulua, don't mess with Big Daddy -- Julie Krone and the marvelous mischievous pony -- Lionel Messi, beware of the Flea
Control code
21062354
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781594748028
Lccn
2014956803
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781594748028
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn904036614
  • (OCoLC)904036614

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