Michael Phelps

From the Series Sports All-Stars (Lerner ™ Sports)

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Michael Phelps had already competed in four Olympic Games and won more Olympic medals than any other athlete, but in 2016 he decided to compete one last time. At the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, superstar swimmer Phelps won six more medals, bringing him to a total of twenty-eight Olympic medals in his career. After years of training, Phelps says he’s finally ready to retire and spend more time with his family. Learn all about Phelps’s incredible career, how he trained to become the greatest Olympian of all time, and what he’ll do now that he’s not spending so much time in the pool.

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Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Sports
Copyright 2017
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Lerner ™ Sports
Imprint Lerner Publications ™, LernerClassroom
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2017-01-01
BISACS JNF007100, JNF054150
Dewey 797.2/1092 [B]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 660
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 4.9
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 187472
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Charts/Graphs/Diagrams, Glossary, Index, Reviewed, Sidebars, and Table of contents

Reviews

School Library Journal

“Solid additions to sports biography collections.”—School Library Journal

Author: Jon M. Fishman

Jon M. Fishman is an editor, author, and sports fan. He lives in Wisconsin with his wife and three dogs.