Baker & Taylor Each action-packed book in this hi-lo series follows athletes, through personal stories of determination and perseverance, as they train to win career-defining competitions after enduring crushing defeats.
Bearport Pub Co Inc Follow the incredible story of underdogs who rose to the top in Hockey: Miracle on Ice. Nobody thought that the young 1980 U.S. hockey team could possibly beat the highly skilled and experienced Soviet team. But with the driving leadership of their coach, hard work, and an unwavering belief in itself, the U.S. hockey team proved that miracles can happen. Young readers will be inspired as they read about the United States' path to the Gold Medal in the fiercely competitive Winter Olympics. High-action photos, fact boxes, a timeline, and a fast-paced narrative are sure to entertain and inform students.
Baker & Taylor Explains the game of ice hockey and describes how the United States Olympic hockey team won the gold medal in 1980.