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Rumbling Running Backs (DK Readers: Level 4)

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Publisher Comments:

Biff! Bam! Boom!...Score! Inside, meet the running backs who have been some of the NFL's greatest stars! 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.

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:
9780789478863
Author:
Buckley, James, Jr.
Publisher:
DK CHILDREN
Author:
DK Publishing
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Sports & Recreation
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - Football
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - General
Subject:
Football players
Subject:
Running backs
Subject:
Children's Readers
Subject:
Football
Edition Number:
1st American ed.
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
DK Readers: Level 4
Series Volume:
57
Publication Date:
20010820
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
9.12x5.94x.20 in. .28 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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Children's » Beginning Readers » General
Children's » Nonfiction » Biographies
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