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My Encyclopedia of Very Important Sport

Written by DK

Key Stage 1 Key Stage 2 General Non-Fiction Reference Books Sports

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For little athletes and fans who want to know everything

A complete and comprehensive children's book about sport that combines facts and figures with the inspiring stories of sporting legends and icons. This exciting book for children is packed with fun facts about a range of popular sports such as football, karate, badminton, and skiing, as well as ones you might never have heard of like biathlon or cheese rolling.

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My Encyclopedia of Very Important Sport Synopsis

Whether you're a fan of team sports, winter sports, water sports, extreme sports, and even board games such as chess and go, this book has it all.

My Encyclopedia of Very Important Sport also celebrates the unique talents, lives, and careers of sporting heroes such as Usain Bolt, Serena Williams, Yuna Kim, Lin Dan, and Donald Bradman, and chronicles the most celebrated stories in sporting history, such as breaking the Four-minute mile, Nadia Comaneci's Perfect 10, and Jesse Owens at the 1936 Olympics.

Featuring everything from obscure rules and strange equipment, to moments of triumph and sporting events like The World Cup, Superbowl, Olympics, Paralympics, and more - this is the perfect book for budding superstars everywhere.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780241407011
Publication date: 7th May 2020
Author: DK
Publisher: DK Children an imprint of Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 224 pages
Year Groups: Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2
Topics: Encyclopaedias, General Non-Fiction, Reference Books, Sports

About DK

Beautifully designed and illustrated, DK’s award-winning and best-selling children's books appeal to kids of all ages. DK’s fun and factual kids books cover everything from a child’s first words to the human body learning to count, space, dinosaurs, animals, craft activities and cookery. Our education list offers a number of titles with eye-opening homework help for kids including DK Children's Eyewitness series and Carol Vorderman’s workbooks. DK’s books for kids also put the fun into facts through well-known and well-loved brands and characters including LEGO®, Star Wars™, Disney, ...

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