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Pop-Up London
Pop-Up London
Written by Jennie Maizels
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763657871
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Pop-Up London

Written by Jennie Maizels


Format: Hardcover, 12 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $19.99

Explore some of London's most famous sites in an engrossing novelty book.

Welcome to the great city of London! Are you ready for your tour? Open this inviting, large-format book and follow the river Thames as it winds through the heart of the celebrated capital. Peer inside Buckingham Palace, spin the London... Read more >
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #10: Ancient Greece and the Olympics
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #10: Ancient Greece and the Olympics
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307975287
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #10: Ancient Greece and the Olympics
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #16: Hour of the Olympics
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: February 29, 2012
Price: $5.99

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #16: Hour of the Olympics, they had lots of questions. What did the ancient Greeks wear? What did they do... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
The Matchless Six
The Matchless Six
Written by Ron Hotchkiss
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490673
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The Matchless Six
The Story of Canada's First Women's Olympic Team
Written by Ron Hotchkiss


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 11, 2012
Price: $10.99

It is July 1928, and Canada’s first women’s Olympic team — “The Matchless Six” — is heading to Amsterdam, the site of the ninth Olympiad of the modern era. Canada’s finest female track-and-field athletes, having survived rigorous training and the grueling selection process at the Olympic Trials, were determined to take... Read more >
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The Man Who Ran Faster Than Everyone
The Man Who Ran Faster Than Everyone
Written by Jack Batten
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490635
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The Man Who Ran Faster Than Everyone
The Story of Tom Longboat
Written by Jack Batten


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 5, 2009
Price: $10.99

Tom Longboat was a hero. A member of the Onondaga Nation, he was born on the Six Nations reserve in Oshwegen, near Brantford, Ontario. Despite poverty, poor training, and prejudice, Longboat went on to become one of the world’s best runners. In 1907, at the height of his fame, he won... Read more >
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Rapid Ray
Rapid Ray
Written by John Cooper
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ISBN: 9781770490666
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Rapid Ray
The Story Ray Lewis
Written by John Cooper


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 5, 2009
Price: $7.99

Rapid Ray Lewis was arguably the fastest man of his generation. He won medals in the 1932 Olympics and the 1934 British Empire Games, and countless races in North America. Remarkable achievements for any man – but all the more remarkable because Lewis had to race poverty and prejudice. The geat-grandson... Read more >
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Swifter, Higher, Stronger
Swifter, Higher, Stronger
Written by Sue Macy
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426303029
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Swifter, Higher, Stronger
A Photographic History of the Summer Olympics
Written by Sue Macy


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 96 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2008
Price: $27.90

Let the games begin again! Acclaimed sports writer Sue Macy’s comprehensive portrait of the Summer Olympics has now been fully updated for the 2008 games in Beijing, China. This new edition includes a complete retrospective of the 2004 Olympics in Athens, Greece. The new text will also incorporate updates to all... Read more >
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Swifter, Higher, Stronger
Swifter, Higher, Stronger
Written by Sue Macy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426302909
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Swifter, Higher, Stronger
A Photographic History of the Summer Olympics
Written by Sue Macy


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2008
Price: $18.95

Let the games begin again! Acclaimed sports writer Sue Macy’s comprehensive portrait of the Summer Olympics has now been fully updated for the 2008 games in Beijing, China. This new edition includes a complete retrospective of the 2004 Olympics in Athens, Greece. The new text will also incorporate updates to all... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
The Matchless Six
The Matchless Six
Written by Ron Hotchkiss
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887767388
Our Price: $16.95
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The Matchless Six
The Story of Canada's First Women's Olympic Team
Written by Ron Hotchkiss


Format: Trade Paperback, 200 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2006
Price: $16.95

It is July 1928, and Canada’s first women’s Olympic team — “The Matchless Six” — is heading to Amsterdam, the site of the ninth Olympiad of the modern era. Canada’s finest female track-and-field athletes, having survived rigorous training and the grueling selection process at the Olympic Trials, were determined to take... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Freeze Frame
Freeze Frame
Written by Sue Macy, Foreword by Peggy Fleming
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792278870
Our Price: $18.95
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Freeze Frame
A Photographic History of the Winter Olympics
Written by Sue Macy
Foreword by Peggy Fleming


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2006
Price: $18.95

This companion volume to the highly acclaimed Swifter, Higher, Stronger: A Photographic History of the Summer Olympics follows the stunning visual format of the first book to capture the heroics of the Winter Olympics. From the unlikely Jamaican bobsled team to the unforgettable U.S.S.R. vs. U.S.A. hockey clash at Lake Placid... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
Freeze Frame
Freeze Frame
Written by Sue Macy, Foreword by Peggy Fleming
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792278887
Our Price: $28.90
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Freeze Frame
A Photographic History of the Winter Olympics
Written by Sue Macy
Foreword by Peggy Fleming


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 96 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2006
Price: $28.90

This companion volume to the highly acclaimed Swifter, Higher, Stronger: A Photographic History of the Summer Olympics follows the stunning visual format of the first book to capture the heroics of the Winter Olympics. From the unlikely Jamaican bobsled team to the unforgettable U.S.S.R. vs. U.S.A. hockey clash at Lake Placid... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #10: Ancient Greece and the Olympics
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #10: Ancient Greece and the Olympics
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375923784
Our Price: $12.99
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #10: Ancient Greece and the Olympics
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #16: Hour of the Olympics
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 128 pages
On Sale: June 8, 2004
Price: $12.99

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #16: Hour of the Olympics, they had lots of questions. What did the ancient Greeks wear? What did they do... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #10: Ancient Greece and the Olympics
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #10: Ancient Greece and the Olympics
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375823787
Our Price: $5.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #10: Ancient Greece and the Olympics
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #16: Hour of the Olympics
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: June 8, 2004
Price: $5.99

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #16: Hour of the Olympics, they had lots of questions. What did the ancient Greeks wear? What did they do... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
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