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Title:
Marion Jones, sprinting sensation
Author:
Stewart, Mark.
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Publication Information:
New York : Children's Press, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
48 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
Summary:
A biography of the young woman who excelled at both basketball and track at the University of North Carolina, but has focused on running and long jump events since 1997.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
900 Lexile.
Program Information:
Reading Counts RC 3-5 4.8 3 Quiz: 32842 Guided reading level: S.
ISBN:
9780516216614
Format :
Book

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These biographies of today's most famous athletes tell of the athletes' triumphs on the field, but also of their most difficult challenges and their often humble beginnings.


Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Go Ahead, Smilep. 7
Chapter 2 Always on the Runp. 9
Chapter 3 Tar Heel Terrorp. 16
Chapter 4 Back on Trackp. 24
Chapter 5 Nearly Perfectp. 34
Chapter 6 Big Dreamsp. 39
Chronologyp. 44
Honors and Championshipsp. 47
About the Authorp. 48