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Roller derby / by Demi Jackson.

Jackson, Demi, author. (Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch J 796.21 JAC (Text) 34207001992834 GJN Available -
Kewanna-Union Twp PL - Kewanna Y-796.21 JAC (Text) 35887000503077 Youth Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781482429985 (pbk. book)
  • ISBN: 9781482429978 (6 pack)
  • ISBN: 9781482429992 (library bound)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Hard-hitting sport -- How it started -- Back in action! -- Bouts and players -- Let's jam! -- Derby gear -- Rename yourself -- A team effort -- Roller derby safety tips -- For more information.
Summary, etc.: Roller derby is an extreme sport making a comeback! With a history that dates back to the 1930s, in the last decade, roller derby teams have grown in number and popularity. Readers take a turn around the track and discover that, from hard hits to fast breaks, the action in roller derby is nonstop. Full-color photographs highlight the mostly female teams who dominate the sport and the theatrical quality of each jam, or matchup. Safety tips offer help to new skaters, as this sport can get aggressive fast.
Target Audience Note: 900 Lexile.
Subject: Roller derby > Juvenile literature.

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