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Winter Sports (Kids)

All about ice hockey, gymnastics, basketball, skiing, and snowboarding!

Extreme Snow and Ice Sports by Erin K Butler

Make me the best hockey player by Todd Kortemeier

"Learn more about hockey's top stars and what it takes to be the best of the best. The title features historical sidebars, how-to fact boxes, tips and drills, and a glossary."--Publisher's website.

My first book of hockey : mostly everything explained about the game by Mark Bechtel

Presents simple facts about hockey, including terms, positions, and plays.

Hockey for fun! by Sandra Will

Describes the sport of hockey and presents information on the basic equipment, different moves, scoring, rules and more

Breaking the ice : The True Story of the First Woman to Play in the National Hockey League by Angie Bullaro

"A picture book biography of Manon Rhaeaume, a groundbreaking hockey player who became the first woman to play in the National Hockey League"--

Hockey's greatest game-winning goals and other crunch-time heroics by Thom Storden

When the pressure is on and a championship is at stake, some players seize the moment and make themselves legends. From stunning breakaway goals to jaw-dropping saves with only second left on the clock, some of hockey's greatest moments are chronicled in vivid fashion here. You've got a rink-side seat to the action

What is the Stanley Cup? by Gail Herman

Presents information on the Stanley Cup, including when the first championship game was played, why the 1919 game was canceled, and how old the Stanley Cup is.

Detroit Red Wings by Eric Zweig

Gymnastics : a guide for athletes and fans by Matt Chandler

"Gymnastics : A Guide for Players and Fans lets young readers get up close and personal with one of the world's most intense sports. Readers will find easy-to-read explanations of the history of gymnastics, basic rules and strategies, and how they can suit up and get on the mat. Kids who love gymnastics will flip over the colorful photos, fun facts, and informative sidebars in this book!"--

First Source to Gymnastics : Rules, Equipment, and Key Routine Tips by Tracy Maurer

Gymnastics time! by Brendan Flynn

Explains what gymnastics is and why many people enjoy the sport

Total gymnastics by Blythe Lawrence

Examines the history and traditions of gymnastics, discusses the different events and judging rules, and introduces major players in the sport.

My first gymnastics class by Alyssa Satin Capucilli

A team of preschool-aged athletes attend their first gymnastics class, where they put on leotards, stretch, do somersaults, turn cartwheels, and practice walking on a balance beam while learning basic gymnastics terms

Simone Biles : golden girl of gymnastics by Sally Morgan

"With a mix of spot art, diagrams, and comic panels, this biography celebrates Simone Biles's achievements in gymnastics"--

Flying high : the story of gymnastics champion Simone Biles by Michelle Meadows

"A lyrical picture book biography of Simone Biles, international gymnastics champion and Olympic superstar"--

History of basketball by Kenny Abdo

Basketball by Thomas K Adamson

"Relevant images match informative text in this introduction to basketball. Intended for students in kindergarten through third grade"--

Basketball : a guide for players and fans by Heather Williams

"Basketball : A Guide for Players and Fans gives young readers a courtside look at one of the world's most popular sports. Readers will find easy-to-read explanations of basketball's beginnings, basic rules and strategies, and how they can suit up and geton the court. This book features colorful photos, fun facts, and informative sidebars, and kids who love basketball won't want to stop reading until they're ready for tip-off!"--

Basketball season ticket : the ultimate fan guide by Thomas (Sportswriter) Neumann

With fans around the world, basketball has become a global game. Take a front-row weat to everything that makes the NBA great.

My first book of basketball by Beth Bugler

Presents simple facts about basketball, including equipment, rules, positions, and strategies.

Basketball time! by Brendan Flynn

The everything kids' basketball book : the all-time greats, legendary teams, today's superstars--and tips on playing like a pro by Bob Schaller

Provides information on basketball skills, the history of the sport, the National Basketball League, college and high school basketball, notable players and their positions, and famous coaches.

Detroit Pistons by Sam Moussavi

Skiing and snowboarding by Stephanie Turnbull

Explains the basics of skiing and snowboarding, the equipment needed to participate, and tips on how to stay safe.

Skiing in action by John Crossingham

Offers a brief introduction to the history, techniques, equipment, and terminology of skiing, a sport that began thousands of years ago as a form of transportation

Learn skiing in a weekend by Konrad Bartelski

Snowboarding by Allan Morey

This high-powered series gives readers a glimpse into the thrilling world of extreme sports. This book introduces readers to the sport of snowboarding including its history, events, and styles. Also, meet the superstars of the sport! Features in clude infographics, connections questions, and QR codes that link to book-specific online resources

Snowboard hero by Jake Maddox

Thirteen-year-old Kaleb has always looked up to his older stepbrother, Luke, in snowboarding and everything else, so when Luke is wounded in Afghanistan Kaleb is devastated--and to honor his brother he is set on competing on the difficult slopestyle course.
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