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A Picture Book of Jesse Owens

David A. Adler, Robert Casilla (Illustrator)


List Price: 7.99*
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Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (5/14/2019)
Hardcover (9/1/1992)


A simple biography of the noted black track star who competed in the 1936 Berlin Olympics.

Holiday House, 9780823410668, 32pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 1992

About the Author

David A. Adler is the author of many popular books for children, including biographies, math books, and Judaica. His strong interest in history and biography led to his bestselling Picture Book Biography series. He lives in New York State with his wife and family.

Robert Casilla is the illustrator of several titles in David A. Adler's Picture Book Biography series, with subjects that include Martin Luther King, Jr., Rosa Parks, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Jesse Owens. He lives in Connecticut.