Spring 2021

Extreme Endurance Challenges

From the Series Extreme Sports Guides (UpDog Books ™)

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

Some competitors are able to crawl under barbed wire for miles. Others stay awake for days at a time. Readers will learn about some of the world’s most extreme endurance competitions and how athletes train for them.

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978-1-5415-9043-4
$21.99
978-1-7284-1812-4
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978-1-7284-4201-3
$34.99
978-1-7284-4202-0
$6.99
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre High/Low, Nonfiction
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, Sports
Copyright 2021
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand UpDog Books ™
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2021-01-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF024040, JNF054180, JNF054140
Dewey 796.04/6
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 520
Guided Reading Level Q
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Sidebars, and Table of contents

Author: Karen Latchana Kenney

Karen Latchana Kenney was born near the rainforests of Guyana, but moved far north to Minnesota at a young age. She graduated from the University of Minnesota with a bachelor's degree in English and has been writing and editing since. She has worked as an editor at an educational publishing company, but is now a full-time freelance writer and editor in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She has written more than 70 books on all kinds of subjects: from arts and crafts to biographies of famous people. Her books have received positive reviews from Booklist, Library Media Connection, and School Library Journal. When she's not busy writing, she loves biking and hiking with her husband and young son in the many beautiful parks of the state. Visit her online at http://latchanakenney.wordpress.com/.