|Michael Jordan Reissue Edition
Contributor(s): Christopher, Matt, Peters, Stephanie, Stout, Glenn
ISBN: 0316023809 ISBN-13: 9780316023801
Publisher: Little Brown & Co
OUR PRICE: $6.30
Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: April 2008 Annotation: Matt Christopher, the number one sports writer for kids, profiles basketball superstar Michael Jordan, covering his childhood, college career, rookie years, professional career highlights, and his short stint in minor league baseball. This reissue features an update, following Jordan from his re-entry into basketball as a player for the Washington Wizards to his third and final retirement announcement. With updated photos and Matt Christopher's easy-to-read style, this is a biography that's not to be missed. Updated photos and text will round out this Legends in Sports reissue and put Michael Jordan in league with other Legends in Sports, Babe Ruth and Jackie Robinson.
|Library of Congress Subjects: |
- Basketball players; United States; Biography; Juvenile literature.
- Basketball players.
- African Americans; Biography.
|BISAC Categories: |
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography | Sports & Recreation
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Sports & Recreation | Basketball
|Lexile Measure: 940|
|Academic/Grade Level: Grade 3-4, Age 8-9|
|Series: Matt Christopher Legends in Sports|
|Book type: Juvenile Non-Fiction|
|Physical Information: 7.25" H x 5.00" W x 0.50" (0.35 lbs) 162 pages|
|Accelerated Reader Info|
|Quiz #: 123770
Reading Level: 6.7 Interest Level: Middle Grades Point Value: 5.0
|Scholastic Reading Counts Info|
|Quiz #: Q46806
Reading Level: 7.3 Interest Level: Grades 3-5 Point Value: 8.0
|Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Contributor Bio(s): Matt Christopher is the best selling name behind more than 100 sports-themed books for young readers.