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The Champ

Written by Tonya BoldenAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Tonya Bolden
Illustrated by R. Gregory ChristieAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by R. Gregory Christie



· Dragonfly Books
· Trade Paperback · September 11, 2007 · $6.99 · 978-0-440-41782-8 (0-440-41782-1)


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Muhammad Ali is one of the world’s best-known figures, and this incredible biography delves into precisely why. From his unlikely beginnings as a skinny, young Cassius Clay learning to box at a local gym to becoming the heavyweight champion of the world at the famous “Rumble in the Jungle,” where even the skies let loose with rain right after his victory, Ali has captivated the world. Tonya Bolden’s careful research and elegant telling, paired with R. Gregory Christie’s incredible paintings, make this a book that will inform and inspire readers of all ages.