Sports Stars, Series 2 adds 60 amatuer and professional athletes to its coverage. Students will find biographical sketches averaging seven pages each on athletes who participate in a wide range of sports, including auto racing, baseball, basketball, figure skating, golf, hockey, tennis, volleyball and more. Also included is a listing by sport of all the athletes featured in Series 1 and Series 2 as well as a cumulative name and subject index covering athletes in both series. Entries contain more than 100 photos including action shots of the individual.
"Clearly written. Lots of quotes and anecdotes. Useful for assignments and also appealing as leisure reading."
-- School Library Journal (February 1997)
Price: US $158.00