"The writing is reader-friendly, and the format is interesting too. Highly recommended."
-- Book Report (April 1999)
"Highly recommended. This solid resource is both a valuable reference and an enjoyable book to simply browse."
-- VOYA (February 1999)
"Readily accessible reference. Generous margins, an easy-to-read typeface size, and an eye-catching cover add to the appeal of this resource."
-- ARBA 1998
"Basic biographical information written in an easy-to-read style."
-- School Library Journal (February 1998)
"This series answers many needs of students and their teachers and builds a bridge from the typical interests of young people to books."
-- American Reference Books Annual
"Visually attractive, inexpensive, and easy to use. A sharp, well-made book."
-- Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA) (April 1995)
"Current, accessible information. A remarkably uniform collection of research material not otherwise easily available to students. Would be a welcome addition to any current sports collection."
-- The Book Report (April 1995)