Kid athletes : true tales of childhood from sports legends
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Contributors
Horner, Doogie, illustrator.
Published
Philadelphia, PA : Quirk Books, [2015].
Physical Desc
208 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Rating
Ages 9-12.
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Frank Carlson Library - J 700sJ 796.092 Stabler, DavOn Shelf
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Format
Book
Language
English
ISBN
9781594748028, 1594748020
Accelerated Reader
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Level 6.2, 4 Points

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 198-202) and index.
Description
Forget the gold medals, the championships, and the undefeated seasons. When all-star athletes were growing up, they had regular-kid problems just like you. Baseball legend Babe Ruth was such a troublemaker, his family sent him to reform school. Race car champion Danica Patrick fended off bullies who told her (3z(Bgirls can’t drive.(3y (BAnd football superstar Peyton Manning was forced to dance the tango in his school play. Kid Athletes tells all of their stories and more with full-color cartoon illustrations on every page. Other subjects include Billie Jean King, Jackie Robinson, Yao Ming, Gabby Douglas, Tiger Woods, Julie Krone, Bruce Lee, Muhammad Ali, Bobby Orr, Lionel Messi, and more!
Target Audience
Ages 9-12.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Stabler, D., & Horner, D. (2015). Kid athletes: true tales of childhood from sports legends . Quirk Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Stabler, David and Doogie, Horner. 2015. Kid Athletes: True Tales of Childhood From Sports Legends. Philadelphia, PA: Quirk Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Stabler, David and Doogie, Horner. Kid Athletes: True Tales of Childhood From Sports Legends Philadelphia, PA: Quirk Books, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Stabler, David,, and Doogie Horner. Kid Athletes: True Tales of Childhood From Sports Legends Quirk Books, 2015.

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