Muhammad Ali: The People's Champion (Hardcover)

The People's Champion

By Walter Dean Myers, Alix Delinois (Illustrator)

Collins Publishers, 9780060291310, 40pp.

Publication Date: December 29, 2009



This acclaimed picture book biography is a perfect introduction to the late great Muhammad Ali

New York Times bestselling author Walter Dean Myers explores Muhammad Ali's life and recounts his most famous fights in this celebrated picture book biography.

Myers examines the depth and complexity of the larger-than-life legend and heavyweight champion of the world, and the bold, vibrant art of Alix Delinois reflects the beauty and power of the man who could "float like a butterfly, sting like a bee."

Reviewers praised this book as "powerful," "action-filled," and "dramatic."