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NFL Greatest Upsets (Dorling Kindersley NFL Readers)

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Publisher Comments:

This electrifying book shows that on any given Sunday, victory is never a sure thing. Read the success stories of some of the biggest underdogs in NFL history. These 48-page books about fascinating subjects like pirates, mummies, and volcanoes are for proficient readers who can understand a rich vocabulary and challenging sentence structure. In addition to the stunning photographs, informative sidebars, and glossary, readers will find archival photographs and paintings. Averaging 4,500 to 5,000 words in length, Level 4 books are 40 percent pictures and 40 percent text. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. There is a DK Reader to interest every child at every level, from preschool to grade 4.

Synopsis:

This NFL/DK collaboration shows how that on any given Sunday, victory is never a sure thing. It examines some notable upsets in the history of the National Football League, in which lesser teams defeated better teams. Full-color illustrations.

About the Author

James Buckley, Jr. has written about sports for more than 15 years, including a stint as the editorial projects manager for Sports Illustrated. Today, he is the editorial director of the Shoreline Publishing Group, a book, magazine, and Web site editorial services company. Buckley also is the author of nearly 20 sports books for children, including DK's Eyewitness Baseball and four baseball-themed Dorling Kindersley Readers. He lives in Santa Barbara with his wife Patty and son Conor, a future Major League superstar.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780789467560
Author:
Buckley, James, Jr.
Publisher:
DK CHILDREN
Author:
DK Publishing
Subject:
History
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - Football
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - General
Subject:
Football
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Sports / Recreation / Outdoors
Subject:
Children's Readers
Subject:
Readers - Intermediate
Edition Number:
1st
Edition Description:
American
Series:
DK READERS
Publication Date:
20000913
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
8.92x5.90x.16 in. .28 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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