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Fall 2018

Aaron Judge

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Aaron Judge broke a thirty-year-old MLB record and won the home run derby--as a rookie. And he shows no signs of slowing down. Sports fans will love this high-action book about one of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • Dewey: 796.357092 [B]

Aaron Rodgers

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Many people believed NFL quarterback Aaron Rodgers would quickly become a star when he joined the Green Bay Packers in 2005. But as the backup to Brett Favre, Aaron didn't get to play much… Read More →

  • Lexile: 750
  • ATOS: 4.3
  • Dewey: 796.332092
Fall 2018

Aaron Rodgers

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Aaron Rodgers is the star quarterback for the Green Bay Packers, and he has the stats to prove it. He reached 300 touchdown passes faster than any other quarterback in NFL history. Even… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 796.332092 [B]

Abby Wambach

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Right out of college, Abby Wambach shot to fame in the United States soccer scene. In 2002, she was picked second in the Women's United Soccer Association draft by the Washington Freedom. She… Read More →

  • Lexile: 720
  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: 796.334092

Adrian Peterson

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Running back Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings didn't waste any time proving that he belonged in the National Football League (NFL). During his first season in 2007, Adrian set the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 700
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 796.332092

Albert Pujols

Grade 2 - Grade 5

This biography recounts the childhood, training, and professional career of Albert Pujols, star first baseman and skilled hitter for the St. Louis Cardinals. Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 796.357092

Alex Morgan

Grade 2 - Grade 5

When Alex Morgan was eight years old, she dreamed of becoming an Olympian. In 2012, that dream came true when she helped the United States Women's National Team (USWNT) win the soccer gold… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: 796.334092

Alex Ovechkin

Grade 2 - Grade 5

When Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin entered the NHL for the 2005-2006 season, he didn't waste any time. He immediately became one of the game's best players. Alex scored 52 goals… Read More →

  • Lexile: 630
  • ATOS: 4.0
  • Dewey: 796.962092

Alex Rodriguez, 2nd Edition

Grade 5 - Grade 12

Alex Rodriguez was born in New York City, only a few miles from Yankee Stadium. He grew up in the Dominican Republic and Miami, Florida, playing baseball whenever he could. Since he was… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.6
  • Dewey: 796.357'092

Amateur Wrestling: Combat on the Mat

Grade 4 - Grade 8

Did you know that wrestling started out as a deadly sport? Ancient Greeks and Romans used it for self-defense. In modern times, amateur wrestling is still powerful and challenging. But… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • ATOS: 5.8
  • Dewey: 796.812

Amazing Athletes

Series

Inspire sports fans with the success stories of Amazing Athletes. These attractive high-interest biographies include a description of an athlete's career from the beginning through his or her… Read More →

American Pharoah

Grade 2 - Grade 5

In 2015, racehorse American Pharoah won the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness Stakes, and finally the Belmont Stakes to become the first Triple Crown winner since 1978. The three-year-old horse… Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
  • ATOS: 4.2
  • Dewey: 798.4/50929

Andrew Luck

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck has had incredible success playing at the highest levels of football. Andrew helped Stanford University win the Orange Bowl in 2010. He could have… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 796.332092

Andrew McCutchen

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Pittsburgh Pirates star center fielder Andrew McCutchen didn't have much growing up. But he did have big dreams about playing for a Major League Baseball (MLB) team. In 2005, those dreams… Read More →

  • Lexile: 720
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: 796.357092

Annaleise Carr: How I Conquered Lake Ontario to Help Kids Battling Cancer

Grade 7 - Grade 12

Over eight months worth of planning, hundreds of hours of hard physical training, amassing a team of dedicated crewmates, approaching sponsors and collecting donations--and finally, swimming… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • Dewey: 920

Annika Sorenstam, 2nd Edition

Grade 5 - Grade 12

Think you know all there is to know about Annika Sorenstam? Well, did you know that: * The first LPGA tournament she ever won was a major--the 1995 U.S. Open? * As a child, she dreamed of… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.9
  • Dewey: 796.352092

Anthony Davis

Grade 2 - Grade 5

The New Orleans Pelicans selected center Anthony Davis as the first overall pick in the 2012 NBA draft. Since then, Anthony has proven to be one of the best big men in the game. Midway… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: 790
Fall 2018

Antonio Brown

Grade 2 - Grade 5

Antonio Brown is known as one of the best wide receivers in the National Football League (NFL). In 2014, he led all NFL players with 1,698 receiving yards, and in eight seasons with the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • Dewey: 796.332092 [B]
Fall 2017

Auto Racing Super Stats

Grade 3 - Grade 6

Race cars zoom at incredible speeds on tracks all around the world. How do fans keep track of it all? They use statistics! From the most powerful cars to the most successful drivers, this… Read More →

  • Lexile: 990
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 796.720922 [B]

BMX Street

Grade 4 - Grade 8

Did you know that BMX street riders do awesome tricks using objects you might see in a city park? These daring athletes slide down handrails with their grinds. They bunny hop up curbs and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: 796.6'22

BMX Vert

Grade 4 - Grade 8

Did you know that the top BMX vert riders can race up and down ramps to show off awesome stunts like no-handed 900° aerial spins? They can rotate their bikes two and a half times while… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: 796.6'22

Barry Bonds, 2nd Edition

Grade 5 - Grade 12

One of the most spectacular professional baseball players of all time, Barry Bonds has broken more records and achieved more sports goals than any other player in the history of the game… Read More →

  • ATOS: 6.7
  • Dewey: 796.357'092

Baseball Is Fun!

Kindergarten - Grade 2

From batting the ball to making a catch, baseball is fun! Learn the basics of the sport while building reading skills with these supportive texts. Read More →

  • Lexile: 400
  • ATOS: 1.7
  • Dewey: 796.357
Fall 2017

Baseball Super Stats

Grade 3 - Grade 6

Baseball stories can be written in statistics, and this book is chock-full of them! Tables and graphs on nearly every page highlight some of the most fascinating individual and team stats in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 950
  • ATOS: 5.2