From the Series In Focus: Sports
Find out all you need to know about basketball in this new title from the exciting In Focus: Sports series. What’s the job of the small forward and what do the guards do during the game? Who’s the most famous basketball player of all time? Where and how did basketball originate? What’s the best type of ball to use and why? With plenty of detail, star profiles, full-color photographs, straightforward text, and lots of fun facts, this is the only guide you’ll ever need for basketball.
|Interest Level||Grade 2 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Browseable Nonfiction, Sports|
|Publisher||Quarto Publishing Group USA|
|Imprint||QEB Publishing — Quarto Library|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Dimensions||7.25 x 9.75|
|ATOS Reading Level||5.3|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||506036|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||1.0|
|Features||Author/Illustrator note, Glossary, and Index|
Author: Dennis Pernu
Dennis Pernu is an editor and freelancer writer who has worked for sports magazines and biographies. He lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with his wife, their two sons, and four chickens.