Gold Medal Books

The 2016 summer games are off to a sporting (and page-turning) start in Rio, and these books for young readers provide history and information about this ancient athletic endeavor, now a worldwide tradition every four years.

"What Are the Summer Olympics?" by Gail Herman 9780448488349 

"Great Moments in the Summer Olympics" by Matt Christopher 9780316195799

"Caillou Backyard Olympics" by Eric Sevigny 9782897183110

"Science of Summer Olympic Sports: Book of 28 Graphs for Kids, Teens, and Curious Adults" by M. Schottenbauer 9781499778533

"Nadia: Girl Who Couldn't Sit Still" by Karlin Gray 9780544319608

"Boys in the Boat Young Readers Edition: True Story of an American Team's Epic Journey to Win Gold at the 1936 Olympics" by Daniel James Brown 9780451475923

"G Is for Gold Medal: An Olympics Alphabet" by Brad Herzog 9781585364626

"Touch the Sky: Alice Coachman, Olympic High Jumper" by Ann Malaspina 9780807580356

"Olympig!" by Victoria Jamieson 9781101997796

"Wilma Unlimited: How Wilma Rudolph Became the World's Fastest Woman" by Kathleen Krull

"Ancient Greece and the Olympics: Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #16 by Mary Pope Osborne 9780375823787

"World of Olympics" by Nick Hunter 9781410941268

"U. S. Women's Soccer Go for Gold!" by Heather Alexander 9780399542237

"Swimming and Diving" by Allan Morey 9781681520506

 

Authors Molly Burnham and Constance Lombardo and Their Fun-Filled Books

Event date: 
Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Keep summer fun for young readers with giggle-worthy books from these two series: "Mr. Puff Ball Stunt Cat" and "Teddy Mars." On Wednesday, August 3 at 4:00 p.m., kids get to meet authors Molly Burnham and Constance Lombardo as they introduce their stories with a read-aloud at Bank Street Book Store. Join us for an afternoon delight -- complete with cool temperatures AND cool books kids will love. This event is free of charge and registration is not required.

 

Mr. Puffball: Stunt Cat Across America Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062320681
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - September 27th, 2016

Mr. Puffball: Stunt Cat to the Stars Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062320650
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Published: HarperCollins - September 29th, 2015

Teddy Mars Book #1: Almost a World Record Breaker Cover Image
By Molly B. Burnham, Trevor Spencer (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780062278111
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - February 23rd, 2016

Teddy Mars Book #2: Almost a Winner Cover Image
By Molly B. Burnham, Trevor Spencer (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780062278142
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - February 21st, 2017

Teddy Mars Book #3: Almost an Outlaw Cover Image
By Molly B. Burnham, Trevor Spencer (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062278166
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - March 21st, 2017

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