The Everything Kids Football Book

Author: Greg Jacobs
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440596438
Release Date: 2016-08-03
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

All-time greats, teams, today's favorite players, and playing tips! Do you know: What a draw play is? Who holds the all-time touchdown record? What teams play in the Big Ten Conference? You'll go from rookie to Pro Bowler in no time with this football-lover's guide to the gridiron. Whether you're new to the game or a longtime fan, this book has everything you need to know about the exciting game of football! Filled with the latest stats, tackle-worthy trivia, and more than 25 fun puzzles, this revised and updated guide gives you all the ins and outs of the game, including: The history of football and the NFL Football stats and record holders How to predict which teams will make it to the Super Bowl How to develop offensive and defensive skills Fantasy football leagues Packed with the latest draft, scoring, and league information, this end zone--worthy book helps you discover fun facts about football heroes and legends and coaches you on the tactics of the game so you can make that first down like a pro!

The Everything Kids Football Book 6th Edition

Author: Greg Jacobs
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781507208496
Release Date: 2018-08-07
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Everything you need to know about America’s favorite sport, in a revised edition of The Everything Kids’ Football Book, complete with up-to-date stats and the latest information on your favorite players and teams! The Everything® Kids’ Football Book, 6th Edition is full of the fun, action, and excitement of America’s favorite sport—perfect for young football fans! Featuring dozens of puzzles and games, this new edition has current stats for all of your favorite players and teams. This book introduces new football fans to all of the various positions they can play, teaches them the rules and history of the game, and gives them tips to develop their skills. From their first Pop Warner game to the Super Bowl, The Everything® Kids’ Football Book, 6th Edition is sure to be a touchdown for kids and parents alike!

Play Football Like a Pro

Author: Matt Doeden
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781429656467
Release Date: 2010-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Provides instructional tips on how to improve one's football skills, including quotes and advice from professional coaches and athletes"--Provided by publisher.

The Ultimate Guide to Pro Football Teams

Author: Shane Frederick
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781429656429
Release Date: 2010-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Describes each of the teams in the NFL, including players, coaches, history, and fun facts"--Provided by publisher.

Football

Author: Agnieszka Biskup
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781429640220
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Describes the science behind the sport of football, including offense, defense, special teams, and arenas"--Provided by publisher.

Coming Up Clutch

Author: Matt Doeden
Publisher: Millbrook Press
ISBN: 9781541538108
Release Date: 2018-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The sports world is full of epic comebacks, upsets, chokes, and clutch performances. The most memorable buzzer-beating baskets, double-digit comebacks, and unexpected meltdowns are all here alongside vivid photos and lively writing from award-winning sports author Matt Doeden. From racing legend Man o' War's only career loss in 1919 to the 2017 Super Bowl's incredible finish, sports fans will have plenty to digest. Doeden also writes about the science behind clutch performances and asks if some athletes are more clutch than others, or if being clutch is just one of the stories fans tell themselves about their favorite sports.

The Everything Kids Baseball Book

Author: Greg Jacobs
Publisher: Everything
ISBN: 1598694871
Release Date: 2008-03-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The all-time greats, legendary teams, today's superstarsand tips on playing like a pro

The Everything Kids Baseball Book

Author: Greg Jacobs
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440571770
Release Date: 2014-02-18
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Get in the game! Do you know: What teams make up the American and National leagues? What was the first team to wear numbers on their backs? What two players have played every position? What a Bugs Bunny changeup is? The Everything Kids' Baseball Book, 8th Edition answers all these questions and more! From the ballpark to the backyard, all the action, fun, and excitement of America's favorite pastime is captured in this new edition. Packed with the latest stats and more than thirty fun puzzles and activities, this book teaches you about: The history of baseball Baseball stats and recordholders Your favorite baseball legends and current players Keeping score on a scorecard How to develop your baseball skills Fantasy baseball teams and more! This book gives you the know-how to bat a thousand--from baseball trivia to the rules of the game. It's sure to be a grand slam!

Play Football

Author: Tim Polzer
Publisher: Dk Pub
ISBN: 0789488434
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

An introduction to basic skills, tactics, and key positions of football, with tips from professional players.

Football

Author: James Buckley (Jr.)
Publisher: Dk Pub
ISBN: UOM:49015002536234
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides an illustrated look at many varied aspects of the popular sport of professional football, including the history of the game, evolution of equipment, the playing field and modern stadiums, players, fans, and more.

The Everything Kids Basketball Book 3rd Edition

Author: Bob Schaller
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781507204818
Release Date: 2017-09-26
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Learn all about basketball and how to become a better player in this entertaining and educational book full of fun puzzles and activities! The Everything Kids’ Basketball Book, 3rd Edition teaches kids everything they need to know about basketball. With thirty puzzles and activities, they’ll learn the rules of the game, the history of the sport, and everything about their favorite players. Featuring up-to-date statistics and records of NBA, WNBA, NCAA, and Olympic basketball, this guide highlights the importance of teamwork and how kids can stay active and healthy. The Everything Kids’ Basketball Book is a slam dunk!

The Football Fanbook A Sports Illustrated Kids Book

Author: The Editors Of Sports Illustrated Kids
Publisher: Time Inc. Books
ISBN: 9781683306252
Release Date: 2017-08-08
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

So you've become a football fan and now you want to take your passion for the game to the next level? Then The Ultimate Football Fan Handbook is just what you need. Filled with fun facts to dazzle your friends, important numbers and milestones, the unique lingo of the game, the strategies that teams employ, and much, much more, this book will have its readers sounding like experts and dazzling their friends with their knowledge.

Goodnight Football

Author: Michael Dahl
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781479551774
Release Date: 2014-07-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In rhyming text a child, home from a game, bids goodnight to all the sights and sounds of a school football game.

The Art of Fielding

Author: Chad Harbach
Publisher: Little, Brown
ISBN: 9780316192163
Release Date: 2011-09-07
Genre: Fiction

At Westish College, a small school on the shore of Lake Michigan, baseball star Henry Skrimshander seems destined for big league stardom. But when a routine throw goes disastrously off course, the fates of five people are upended. Henry's fight against self-doubt threatens to ruin his future. College president Guert Affenlight, a longtime bachelor, has fallen unexpectedly and helplessly in love. Owen Dunne, Henry's gay roommate and teammate, becomes caught up in a dangerous affair. Mike Schwartz, the Harpooners' team captain and Henry's best friend, realizes he has guided Henry's career at the expense of his own. And Pella Affenlight, Guert's daughter, returns to Westish after escaping an ill-fated marriage, determined to start a new life. As the season counts down to its climactic final game, these five are forced to confront their deepest hopes, anxieties, and secrets. In the process they forge new bonds, and help one another find their true paths. Written with boundless intelligence and filled with the tenderness of youth, The Art of Fielding is an expansive, warmhearted novel about ambition and its limits, about family and friendship and love, and about commitment--to oneself and to others.

Sports Illustrated Kids 1st and 10

Author: Sports Illustrated For Kids
Publisher: Sports Illustrated
ISBN: 1603202102
Release Date: 2011-10-25
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Get everything you ever wanted to know about America's most popular sport in 1st and 10. Presented in the format of Top 10 lists, this book is a comprehensive yet fun look at the greatest aspects of the game. From the top Super Bowl moments to the best-looking uniforms, SI Kids ranks 50 different topics from the gridiron. Readers are guaranteed to love the big, exciting action photos from the Sports Illustrated collection and the insider knowledge of SI Kids. Filled with trivia and information, this dynamic book will be the definitive kids book on football. Top 10 Rankings include: Greatest rushers Impressive two-sport athletes Strangest plays Strongest arms Biggest comebacks Lovable losers