Magic Johnson

From the Set 21st Century Skills Library

Magic Johnson's fearlessness, courage, and determination were evident whenever he stepped on the basketball court. Those same characteristics have also served him well in his off-the-court battle with HIV. Readers will learn about how Magic Johnson has used his courage, knowledge, and wisdom to promote awareness and to help better urban communities everywhere.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 6
Dewey 796.323092
ATOS Reading Level 6.4
Guided Reading Level
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781602790711), PDF (9781602792067), ePub (9781631378898), Hosted ebook (9781602792067H), Kindle (9781631371882)
Copyright 2008
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5

Author: Ellen Labrecque

Ellen Labrecque is a freelance writer living in Yardley, Pennsylvania. Previously, she was a senior editor at Sports Illustrated Kids. Ellen loves to travel and then learn about new places and people she can write about in her books.

Content Adviser: Matt Zeysing

Historian and Archivist, Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield, Massachusetts

  • Introduction
  • The Early Years
  • College Bound
  • Success on a New Court
  • Off the Court and in the Community
  • Future and Legacy
  • Timeline
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • Index
  • About the Author
Author/Illustrator biography
Glossary of key words
Informative sidebars
Sources for further research
Table of contents