Miracle on Ice
From the Set Underdogs: Sports Champions
Miracle on Ice takes readers inside the famous 1980 Winter Olympics hockey game between the United States and Russia (then Soviet Union). Provides background leading up to the game, review of the game, why the world was shocked, and what happened afterward. From players no one believed in to teams no one thought could win, Underdogs: Sports Champions covers some of history's greatest underdogs. Written in a strong narrative nonfiction style, the storytelling in these books will captivate readers. The series includes considerate vocabulary, engaging content, clear text and formatting, and compelling photos. Educational sidebars include extra fun facts and information.
|Interest Level||Grade 5 - Grade 8|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
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|Guided Reading Level||N|
|Publisher||45th Parallel Press|
|Available Formats||Reinforced book (9781668927755), Paperback (9781668928806), PDF (9781668931752), ePub (9781668930274), Hosted ebook (9781668934715), Kindle (9781668933237)|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Dimensions||7 x 9|
Author: Martin Gitlin
Marty Gitlin is a sports book author based in Cleveland. He won more than 45 awards as a newspaper sportswriter from 1991 to 2002. Included was a first-place award from the Associated Press for his coverage of the 1995 World Series. He has had more than 200 books published since 2006. Most of them were written for students.
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