You won’t strike out with this book full of fun facts about baseball, soccer games, football fields, and more!
Did you know that the most popular sport in the world is soccer? How about that if you are 7 feet tall or taller you have a 17% chance of playing in the NBA? Or that, in bowling, a “turkey” is when you get three strikes?
Filled with tons of cool facts about sports, plus colorful, humorous illustrations, this book is sure to be a home run.
Hannah Eliot is a children’s book editor who lives in Manhattan, New York. Her favorite activities include editing (of course), writing, painting, and doodling all over every piece of notebook paper she uses.
Aaron Spurgeon is a professional artist working in the animation industry. Aaron’s credits include Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 and the Mickey Mouse shorts, as well as several unreleased animation projects. When not working on movies, Aaron enjoys doing illustrations based on historical city locales and mentoring young artists. Aaron and his family live in Pasadena, California.
Publisher: Little Simon (March 29, 2016)
Length: 32 pages
Grades: P - 3
Ages: 4 - 8
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