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Sports all-stars

Author:
Doeden, Matt
Fishman, Jon M
Braun, Eric, 1971
 
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Star rating for Cristiano Ronaldo
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Presents the life of professional soccer athlete Cristiano Ronaldo, and discusses his success being a fashion icon.
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Star rating for Jose Altuve
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Jose Altuve is the superstar second baseman for the Houston Astros. But when he first tried out for the team, he was cut on the first day. People thought he was too short to be a professional baseball player. But Altuve didn't give up. In 2016, he won his second batting title and was voted Player of the Year. Altuve works incredibly hard to keep his body strong and quick but he also loves to have fun. Learn how Altuve became one of baseball's best...
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Star rating for Kevin Durant
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Presents the life and accomplishments of the professional basketball player, including his successes both on and off the court, his training regimen, and his charity work.
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Star rating for Lebron James
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5 stars
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Presents the life and accomplishments of the professional basketball player, including his incredible successes both on and off the field, his training regimen, and his charity work.
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Star rating for Lindsey Vonn
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Presents a biography of Lindsey Vonn, four-time World Cup champion of alpine ski racing.
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Star rating for Lionel Messi
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Audisee® eBooks with Audio combine professional narration and text highlighting to engage reluctant readers! Lionel Messi is one of the best soccer players in the world. He's led his team-Fútbol Club (FC) Barcelona-to several championships, he's won the FIFA Ballon d'Or award five times, and he's been on the cover of the video game EA Sports FIFA four times. Messi is known for his amazing ability to score goals, but he didn't become a soccer superstar...
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Star rating for Luke Kuechly
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Learn about star linebacker of the Carolina Panthers, including how he stays healthy and fit, how he prepares for games, and what he does for fun.
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Star rating for Michael Phelps
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Superstar swimmer Michael Phelps has won more Olympic medals than any other athlete-twenty-eight total! Learn all about Phelps's incredible career, how he trained to become the greatest Olympian of all time, and why he plans to retire.
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Star rating for Rob Gronkowski
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"Rob "Gronk" Gronkowski is a tight end for the New England Patriots. Learn more about Gronk's impressive record as tight end, along with his training regimen, what he does in his spare time, and more." --
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Star rating for Russell Westbrook
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Learn about one of the toughest and most skilled players in the NBA, including his struggle to prove himself on the court, his intense workouts, his hobbies, and what he does for fun.
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Star rating for Simone Biles
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"Since storming the 2016 Olympics, gymnast Simone Biles keeps pushing the boundaries of her sport. Learn about Biles's gravity-defying moves, what she does outside gymnastics, and why her fans can't wait for the 2020 Games"--
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Star rating for Stephen Curry
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5 stars
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Presents the life of professional basketball athlete Stephen Curry, from his childhood to his rise to stardom.
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Star rating for Tom Brady
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Tom Brady is the star quarterback for the New England Patriots. He's led his team to more division titles than any other quarterback in NFL history. Learn how he became a sports megastar, how he stays fit, and more.
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Star rating for Von Miller
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Von Miller is a talented football player for the Denver Broncos. He was selected by the Broncos as the second overall pick in the 2011 National Football League (NFL) Draft, and he's been a loyal player for the Broncos ever since. Miller was voted Super Bowl MVP after he helped his team win Super Bowl 50. But there's more to Miller than football he's also known for his chicken farm, his crazy outfits, and his charity work. Learn how he went from geeky...
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Star rating for Danica Patrick
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Danica Patrick zooms around the track in NASCAR's fastest races. But Patrick has branched out to more than just racing. Read all about her rise to fame, her successes on and off the track, and much more.
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Star rating for Derek Carr
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Derek Carr is a superstar quarterback for the Oakland Raiders. The Raiders have gotten better each year since Carr joined the team in 2014. In 2016 they made the National Football League (NFL) Playoffs for the first time in 14 years! And Carr says they'll get even better-he wants to lead the team all the way to the Super Bowl. Read more about Carr's career and fitness routines, his family, and the work he does for kids and his community beyond the...
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Star rating for Ezekiel Elliott
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Audisee® eBooks with Audio combine professional narration and text highlighting to engage reluctant readers! Ezekiel Elliott-the star running back for the Dallas Cowboys-spent his 2016 rookie season running past, and sometimes over, his opponents. He led the National Football League (NFL) in rushing yards, helping his team enter the playoffs with the second-best regular season record in the NFL. With his impressive speed and strength, it looks like...
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Star rating for Kawhi Leonard
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Kawhi Leonard averaged 27 points per game in the 2016-2017 season. It was his best season yet in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Since joining the San Antonio Spurs in 2011, Leonard has been named Defensive Player of the Year, and he has played in the All-Star Game twice. But he says this is just the beginning. Learn more about Leonard's career, how he keeps his body in shape for the game, and how he spends his time off the court.
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Star rating for Kris Bryant
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Kris Bryant helped the Chicago Cubs win the 2016 World Series and was named the National League's Most Valuable Player. Read more about Bryant's impressive career and his life both on and off the field.
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Star rating for Matt Ryan
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Matt Ryan is known for staying cool under pressure. He's been one of the world's best quarterbacks since he started playing for the National Football League (NFL) in 2008. In 2016, he won Most Valuable Player and led the Atlanta Falcons to the Super Bowl. But Ryan wasn't done yet-he said the next season would be even better. Read all about Ryan's football career, his life off the field, and how he keeps his body and mind in shape for the game.