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Lives of the athletes : thrills, spills (and what the neighbors thought)
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Contributors:
Hewitt, Kathryn, illustrator.
Series:
Published:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2013].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
96 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 7.9 - AR Pts: 3
Lexile measure:
1220L
Rating:
7.9.
Status:
Waverly-Belmont Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction
796 KRU
Description
Babe Ruth was the greatest slugger ever--and off the field snacked on pickled eels and chocolate ice cream. Johnny Weissmuller swam to Olympic fame--and on land practiced the Tarzan yell. "Krull hits another home run."-- American Bookseller
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780544247604 (Mackin), 0544247604 (Mackin)
Reading Level:
MG
Level 7.9, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
1220

Notes

Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 95-96) and index.
Description
Presents twenty true stories of athletes--mostly admirable, occasionally quirky--whose physical accomplishments create a world of thrills and spills.
Target Audience
7.9.
Target Audience
4-6.
Target Audience
1220,Lexile.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS,MG,7.9,3.0,17370.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Krull, K., & Hewitt, K. (2013). Lives of the athletes: thrills, spills (and what the neighbors thought). Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Krull, Kathleen and Kathryn, Hewitt. 2013. Lives of the Athletes: Thrills, Spills (and What the Neighbors Thought). Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Krull, Kathleen and Kathryn, Hewitt, Lives of the Athletes: Thrills, Spills (and What the Neighbors Thought). Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Krull, Kathleen,, and Kathryn Hewitt. Lives of the Athletes: Thrills, Spills (and What the Neighbors Thought). Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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