• Compact view
  • Normal view
  • Grid view

Search Results

358 records found. Displaying 337 - 360.

Danica Patrick, 2nd Edition

From the Series Amazing Athletes

Danica Patrick is the most popular driver in the Indy Racing League (IRL). She has won fans with her skill, toughness, and charm. In 2008, Danica rewarded her fans by doing something that no… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 796.72092

Drew Brees

From the Series Amazing Athletes

When quarterback Drew Brees left Purdue University to pursue a career in the National Football League (NFL) in 2001, many people thought he was too short. At six feet tall, they wondered if… Read More →

  • Lexile: 700
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 796.332092

Dwight Howard

From the Series Amazing Athletes

As the first player taken in the 2004 National Basketball Association (NBA) draft, Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard created high expectations. He has more than lived up to the hype. Dwight… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 796.323092

Josh Gibson

From the Series Sports Heroes and Legends

Think you know all there is to know about Josh Gibson? Well, did you know that Gibson made 75 home runs in 1931? Did you know that Gibson's home runs often soared more than 500 feet? In spite… Read More →

  • ATOS: 7.2
  • Dewey: 796.358092

Kevin Garnett, 2nd Edition

From the Series Amazing Athletes

When Kevin Garnett was drafted in 1995 he became one of just a few players to go straight from high school to the NBA. In twelve seasons with the Minnesota Timberwolves, he became the team's… Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 796.323092

Kobe Bryant, 2nd Edition

From the Series Amazing Athletes

When Kobe Bryant went straight from high school to join the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA) in 1996, he was the youngest player in the league. That same year… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.323'092

Pelé

From the Series Sports Heroes and Legends

Think you know all there is to know about Pelé? Well, did you know that Pelé played in his first World Cup tournament at the age of seventeen? Did you know that in 1967, both sides in… Read More →

  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 796.334092

Score!: The Action and Artistry of Hockey's Magnificent Moment

From the Series Spectacular Sports

Do you know: Who once scored 10 goals in a single hockey game? How the Stanley Cup came to be hockey's greatest prize? Why the United States' victory over the Soviet Union at the 1980 Winter… Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 796.355

Shaun White, 2nd Edition

From the Series Amazing Athletes

On snowboarder Shaun White's first run on the halfpipe at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, Canada, he set the high score and secured the gold medal. On his second run, which people… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: 796.939092

Tony Romo

From the Series Amazing Athletes

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has one of the most high-profile jobs in sports. As the starting quarterback for "America's team" since 2006, Tony has amassed impressive stats and wowed… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 796.332092

Willie Mays

From the Series Sports Heroes and Legends

Think you know all there is to know about Willie Mays? Well, did you know that:•He once batted .477 in the minor leagues?•He won twelve straight Gold Glove awards?•He was the first African… Read More →

  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 796.357092

Wilt Chamberlain

From the Series Sports Heroes and Legends

Think you know all there is to know about Wilt Chamberlain? Well, did you know that:•He holds the record for most rebounds in a single NBA game? •He is a member of the Volleyball Hall of Fame? Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.8
  • Dewey: 796.323092

Goal!: The Fire and Fury of Soccer's Greatest Moment

From the Series Spectacular Sports

What goal caused the most legendary celebration in soccer history? Who invented the bicycle kick? Who was the first player to score 1,000 goals? Get the full story on scoring goals in soccer… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 5.8
  • Dewey: 796.334'26

Roger Federer

From the Series Amazing Athletes

Roger Federer may be the finest tennis player ever to set foot on a court. His steady confidence, quiet power, and graceful ground strokes have made him a tough opponent as well as a pleasure… Read More →

  • Lexile: 750
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 796.342092

Shaquille O'Neal, 2nd Edition

From the Series Amazing Athletes

Some say his name means “little warrior,” but there’s nothing little about 7’1”, 330-pound Shaquille O’Neal. He even wears a size 22 shoe. One of the greatest basketball players of all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 796.323092

Spectacular Sports — eBook Set

From the Series Spectacular Sports

Set

Sports fans will cheer for these exciting titles, which capture some of the most thrilling moments in college and professional sports. From buzzer-beater basketball shots and amazing trick… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $779.85
  • Your Price: $584.89
  • 15 titles

Swish: The Quest for Basketball's Perfect Shot

From the Series Spectacular Sports

From three-pointers to slam dunks, Swish: The Quest for Basketball’s Perfect Shot goes beyond the record books and explores all aspects of making a basket. This book features amazing shots… Read More →

  • Lexile: 900
  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 796.3230973

Wayne Gretzky

From the Series Sports Heroes and Legends

Think you know all there is to know about Wayne Gretzky? Well, did you know that: He started playing hockey professionally at age seventeen? He scored at least one goal in each of the first… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.0
  • Dewey: 796.962092

Carly Patterson

From the Series Amazing Athletes

Carly Patterson electrified American audiences with her performance at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. Displyaing amazing poise, this sixteen-year-old helped the U.S. women's gymnastics… Read More →

  • Lexile: 630
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 796.44'092

Kevin Garnett

From the Series Amazing Athletes

Kevin Garnett was the first player in twenty years to go straight from high school to the NBA. By his second season, he had become one of the NBA’s most popular players. The highest-paid… Read More →

  • Lexile: 720
  • ATOS: 4.1
  • Dewey: 796.323'092

Play-By-Play Football

From the Series Play-By-Play

With sacks, punts, touchdowns, and tackles, this fun step-by-step guide to football is packed with action photos, easy instructions, and basic rules. Discover the moves and techniques you… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.332

Tony Hawk

From the Series Amazing Athletes

When extreme skateboarder Tony Hawk completed the 900, spinning two and a half times in the air before landing, he made sports history. A professional skateboarder from the age of fourteen… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 796.22'092