Jewish Sports Stars

Athletic Heroes Past and Present

  • Interest Level: Grade 6 - Grade 12
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Teeming with intriguing facts, statistics and historical anecdotes, this revised and updated edition of Jewish Sports Stars reveals the achievements of Jewish star athletes past and present.

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Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Social Studies, Young Adult
Copyright 2014
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Kar-Ben Publishing ®
Language English
Number of Pages 96
Publication Date 2013-08-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS YAN006130, YAN006020
Dewey 796.089'924073
Graphics 1-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.5 x 8
Features Reviewed


Association of Jewish Libraries

“Back story meshes with athletic achievement in a wide range of sports and eras. Strong, clear vocabulary and honest reports put across the message to sports buffs as well as general readers interested in great moments. Punchy vignettes will appeal to middle and high school readers. Highly recommended for all Jewish Libraries.” AJL Reviews

Author: David J. Goldman

David J. Goldman received his journalism and law degrees at the University of Minnesota. He lives in Minneapolis where he continues a life-long interest in playing and following sports. He shares this interest with his two sons and grandson. He is also the author of Presidential Losers and Freedom of the Press.