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Dream big : Michael Jordan and the pursuit of Olympic gold / Deloris Jordan ; illustrated by Barry Root.

Jordan, Deloris. (Author). Root, Barry, (illustrator.).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781442412699 (hb)
  • Physical Description: Unpaged : color illustrations ; 32cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Paula Wiseman Book."
Summary, etc.:
From the age of nine years Michael dreams of playing basketball for the United States in the Olympics, and with hard work and his mother's encouragement, he realizes his dream.
Target Audience Note:
NC 690 Lexile.
Subject: Jordan, Michael, 1963- > Childhood and youth > Juvenile fiction.
Jordan, Michael, 1963- > Biography > Juvenile fiction.
Basketball stories.
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Deloris Jordan is Michael Jordan’s mother. She works with disadvantaged children through the James R. Jordan Foundation and is the author of Family First, a parenting guide, and is also the author of several books for children: Salt in His Shoes, illustrated by Kadir Nelson, Did I Tell You I Love You Today?, illustrated by Shane Evans, Michael’s Golden Rules, illustrated by Kadir Nelson, and Baby Blessings, illustrated by James Ransome. The mother of five grown children, she lives in Chicago.

Barry Root is the illustrator of many books for children, including Gumbrella, which he also wrote, and three books by Ronde and Tiki Barber: Teammates, By My Brother’s Side, and Game Day, which received a Christopher Award. He lives with his family in Quarryville, Pennsylvania.


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