Great Moments in the Summer Olympics (Paperback)

By Matt Christopher

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 9780316195799, 128pp.

Publication Date: May 22, 2012

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Prebound (5/22/2012)

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Description

The Summer Olympics are chock full of epic athletic achievements across hundreds of disciplines, especially Track and Field, Gymnastics, and Swimming. These are the sports that gave us Jesse Owens and Carl Lewis, Wilma Rudolph and Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Olga Korbut and Mary Lou Retton -- tremendous athletes whose Olympic accomplishments thrill us now just as much as they did when they occurred. Now readers can relive those moments in this fact-filled volume just right for young sports enthusiasts.

And because it's Matt Christopher, young readers know they're getting the best sports writing on the shelf!


About the Author

Matt Christopher is the best selling name behind more than 100 sports-themed books for young readers.