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Mia Hamm (Matt Christopher Sports Bio Bookshelf)

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Publisher Comments:

Women's soccer has never been more popular. At the top of the sport's list of star players is Mia Hamm. Her speed, aggressive play, and ability to "read the field" have sparked every team she's ever played on. At the University of North Carolina, she helped the Tar Heels capture four NCAA championships. Her continually stellar performances with the United States national team led them to win two out of three Women's World Cups, first in 1991 and again in 1999. And as a member of the 1996 gold medal-winning Olympic team, she played an outstanding final game on a sprained ankle. The holder of the world record for most goals scored in a career, she is the hero of thousands of soccer fans worldwide. Readers will devour every detail of this insightful biography of the best women's soccer player in the world. Get an up-close look at this superstar athlete with Matt Christopher, the number one sports series for kids. For more information on the Matt Christopher Sports Bio Bookshelf, please turn to the last pages of this book.

Synopsis:

Mia Hamm helped the 1996 Olympic team win the gold medal in soccer. Now for her fans and those who would like to know more about this fantastic athlete, this insightful story presents her complete story.

Synopsis:

Mia Hamm is at the top of the list when it comes to soccer stars. When she helped the 1996 Olympic team win the gold medal, Hamm astounded the soccer world with her speed, aggressive play, and ability to read the field. Readers will devour every detail of this biography of the world's best women's soccer player.

About the Author

Matt Christopher is the best selling name behind more than 100 sports-themed books for young readers.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780316142175
Author:
Christopher, Matt
Author:
Stout, Glenn
Author:
Kids, The #1 Sports Writer for
Publisher:
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Women
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Women athletes
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Sports & Recreation
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - Soccer
Subject:
Women -- Biography.
Subject:
Soccer players
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Subject:
Sports & Recreation
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Matt Christopher Sports Bio Bookshelf
Publication Date:
19980931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 3 up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
7.5 x 5 x 0.5 in 0.25 lb
Age Level:
08-12

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Product details 128 pages Little Brown and Company - English 9780316142175 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Mia Hamm helped the 1996 Olympic team win the gold medal in soccer. Now for her fans and those who would like to know more about this fantastic athlete, this insightful story presents her complete story.
"Synopsis" by , Mia Hamm is at the top of the list when it comes to soccer stars. When she helped the 1996 Olympic team win the gold medal, Hamm astounded the soccer world with her speed, aggressive play, and ability to read the field. Readers will devour every detail of this biography of the world's best women's soccer player.
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