Little People, Big Dreams – Jesse Owens

Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
Condition: new Book – without signs of wear, has not been used/read before, in rare cases it may have very slight scratches on the cover – due to warehousing / storage and transport.

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54,99 

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In this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy bestselling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Jesse Owens, the great track and field star.

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  • Author: Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
  • Publishing house: Frances Lincoln Children's Books
  • Year of publication: 2 Jun 2020
  • Book binding: hard
  • Book interior: soft
  • Number of pages: 32
  • Book size: 24.7 x 1.1 x 20.2 cm
  • ISBN No.: 978-0711245822

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The youngest of ten children, Jesse grew up working in the cotton fields of Alabama. Discovered by his high school track and field coach, Jesse quickly rose to fame as an athlete. He went on the challenge racism on the world stage at the 1936 Berlin Olympics and made new world records. This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the athlete and activist’s life.

Little People, BIG DREAMS is a bestselling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.

This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardback versions present expanded stories for beginning readers. Boxed gift sets allow you to collect a selection of the books by theme. Paper dolls, learning cards, matching games and other fun learning tools provide even more ways to make the lives of these role models accessible to children.

Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!

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