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Publisher Comments:

Muhammad Ali is one of the worlds best-known figures, and this incredible biography delves into precisely why. From his unlikely beginnings as a skinny, young Cassius Clay learning to box at a local gym to becoming the heavyweight champion of the world at the famous “Rumble in the Jungle,” where even the skies let loose with rain right after his victory, Ali has captivated the world. Tonya Boldens careful research and elegant telling, paired with R. Gregory Christies incredible paintings, make this a book that will inform and inspire readers of all ages.

Synopsis:

Muhammad Ali is one of the worlds best-known figures, and this incredible biography delves into precisely why. Boldens careful research and elegant telling, paired with Christies incredible paintings, make this a book that will inform and inspire readers of all ages. Full color.

About the Author

Tonya Bolden is the author-editor of many wonderful, critically acclaimed books for adults and children. She lives in New York City.

R. Gregory Christie is a two-time Coretta Scott King Honor Book winner for illustration, most recently for his work on Anne Rockwells Only Passing Through, a picture-book biography of Sojourner Truth. He lives in Brooklyn, NY.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780440417828
Author:
Bolden, Tonya
Publisher:
Dragonfly Books
Illustrator:
Gregory Christie, R. Gregory
Author:
illustrated by R. Gregory Christie
Author:
Christie, R. Gregory
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage
Subject:
Boxers (Sports)
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Sports & Recreation
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - Miscellaneous
Subject:
Boxers (Sports) -- United States.
Subject:
Ali, Muhammad
Subject:
People of Color
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Subject:
biography;sports;boxing;picture book
Edition Description:
Picture book
Publication Date:
20070931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
12.01x7.83x.19 in. .48 lbs.
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
05-08

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