NASCAR's Greatest Drivers

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NASCAR's Greatest Drivers

By Angela Roberts

Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780375848131, 48pp.

Publication Date: January 13, 2009

Young stock car fans looking to learn more about their favorite sport need look no further than NASCAR's Greatest Drivers, a survey of the greatest drivers in racing history. Featuring in-depth bios of and stats for Glenn Fireball Roberts (whose nickname came from playing baseball, not racing cars), Richard Petty ( The King ), Dale Earnhardt, Sr. ( The Intimidator ), and Jeff Gordon ( the face of today's NASCAR ) along with brief entries about four others. This is a leveled reader kids will race to pick up
Angela Roberts is a middle-school librarian. This is her first book. She lives in Knoxville, Tennessee.