The London 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games will see the world's athletes come together to determine who really is the best and The London 2012 Games Superstars profiles the leading contenders.
Officially endorsed by London 2012 Games and illustrated throughout with over 30 colour images, The London 2012 Games Superstars includes an introduction, explaining what it takes to become an Olympic and Paralympic hero, and 28 portraits of the London 2012 medal contenders. The profiles include quotes, vital information, career statistics and milestones along with stunning action photographs.
Superstars is the perfect children's companion to the London 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games and may inspire them to want to become champions themselves.
About the Author
Gavin Newsham is an award-winning writer whose work regularly appears in the Observer Sport Monthly and the Sunday Times. His previous books include Once in a Lifetime, the story of the New York Cosmos and celebrated biographies of golfer John Daly (for which he won the NSC Best New Writer in 2004), The Official Treasures of Muhammad Ali and the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Fact File.
Series: London 2012
For Ages: 8 - 9 years old
For Grades: 3 - 4
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 12th April 2012
Publisher: Carlton Books Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.8 x 21.6 x 0.3
Weight (kg): 0.16
Edition Number: 1