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Inside the Olympics / by Todd Kortemeier.

Kortemeier, Todd, 1986- author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 5 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch j 796.48 KORTEMEIER (Text) 33946003107351 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -
Monticello-Union Township Public Library - Monticello J 796.48 KOR (Text) 37743002165936 Children Nonfiction Available -
North Webster Community Public Library - North Webster J 796.48 KOR (Text) 72436000116626 J Nonfiction In process -
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City J 796.48 KORTMEIER (Text) 30403002149383 Childrens - Non-Fiction Available -
Perry County Bookmobile BJ 796 KOR (Text) 70621000560028 BKM-Juv NonFiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library J 796.48 Kortemeier (Text) 31208912278787 children new book Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781634074377
  • ISBN: 1634074378
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Mankato, MN : Childs World, 2015.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p.31) and index (p.32).
Formatted Contents Note: The creator's perspective: Pierre de Coubertin -- A torchbearer's perspective: Australia's Cathy Freeman -- The fans' perspective: London Olympics fans -- A coach's perspective: the U.S.A.'s Herb Brooks -- The athlete's perspective: The U.S.A.'s Michael Phelps.
Summary, etc.: "Through narrative nonfiction text, readers learn about the athletes, officials, and fans involved in putting on the sports event that brings together hundreds of countries around the world. Additional features to aid comprehension include a table of contents, a fast-fact section, fact-filled captions and callouts, a glossary, sources for further research, an introduction to the author, and a listing of source notes" -- The Child's World.
Target Audience Note: 610 Lexile.
Subject: Olympics > Juvenile literature.
Olympics > History > Juvenile literature.

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