Winning personalities come to life in Big Buddy Biographies! This dynamic group of kid-friendly singing sensations, famous actors, and Olympic champions will inspire young readers. Each book highlights a star's background, claim to fame, and dreams for the future. Colorful graphics, oversized photographs, and short, engaging sentences and paragraphs will encourage reluctant readers to dive into these fascinating lives! Features include a table of contents, fact boxes, a map, a "Snapshot" page with the star's vital information, a glossary with phonetic spellings, and an index. Big Buddy BOOKS is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.