Michael Phelps

Greatest Olympian

Michael Phelps amazed people at the 2012 Summer Olympics, when he won his 22nd medal, becoming the most decorated Olympian ever. Colorful graphics, oversized photographs, and engaging text draw reluctant readers in to the fascinating life of the greatest Olympian! Readers will learn about the swimming star's childhood and family background, his struggle with ADHD, his intense training with coach Bob Bowman, and his incredible drive to reach goals. Phelps's performances at the Summer Olympics, the World Championships, and the Pan Pacific Championships are covered, as well as background on the Olympic Games. Features include a table of contents, a map, "Did You Know" fact boxes, a "Snapshot" page with vital information, a glossary with phonetic spellings, and an index. Big Buddy BOOKS is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

Format Price Qty
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Dewey 797.2
Lexile 620
ATOS Reading Level 3.9
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Guided Reading Level O
Copyright 2013
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 9.5 x 8.25
Graphics Full-color photographs
Imprint Big Buddy Books
ISBN 9781617837531, 9781614809166, Q37531
Format Reinforced Hardcover, eBook, QR Bundle

Author: Sarah Tieck