“This might be his final chance.”

“Just look at him…”

“I could not breathe. Where had she fallen?”

The Streak

by Barb Rosenstock, 2014 Calkins Creek

The Kite That Bridged Two Nations

by Alexis O’Neill, 2013 Calkins Creek

You Never Heard Of Willie Mays?!

by Jonah Winter, 2013 Schwartz & Wade

At dawn, the workers get out of bed and take the stairs down Goat Path Hill, down to their jobs at the iron and steel mills.

“Outside the furnace, it’s so hot, you have to wear a big, heavy, fireproof suit from head to toe.”

Girl Wonder

by Deborah Hopkinson, Atheneum 2003

Steeltown

by Jonah Winter, Antheneum 2008

The Twins and the Bird of Darkness

by Robert D. San Souci, Simon & Schuster 2002

America’s Champion Swimmer-Gertrude Ederle

by David A. Adler, Harcourt 2000

Joe Louis: America’s Champion

by David A. Adler, Harcourt 2005

If the Shoe Fits

by Gary Soto, Putnam 2002

The Babe & I

by David A. Adler, 1999 Harcourt

Lou Gehrig: The Luckiest Man

by David A. Adler, 1997 Harcourt