Seabiscuit : the wonder horse
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Published:
New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2008].
Rating:
Ages 4-8.
Status:
Aurora Hills Kids Nonfiction
J 798.4 MCCAR
Glencarlyn Kids Nonfiction
J 798.4 MCCAR
Westover Kids Nonfiction
J 798.4 MCCAR
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Aurora Hills Kids Nonfiction
J 798.4 MCCAR
Available
Sep 15, 2018
Glencarlyn Kids Nonfiction
J 798.4 MCCAR
Available
Sep 5, 2018
Westover Kids Nonfiction
J 798.4 MCCAR
Available
Feb 21, 2018
Description
It's Seabiscuit vs. War Admiral in the race of the century! Seabiscuit was the grandson of one of the greatest racehorses of all time, but he'd lost practically every race he'd ever run. Who would want a funny-looking racehorse on a losing streak? Enter Charles Howard -- automobile tycoon, risk taker, and racing aficionado -- who scooped up Seabiscuit for a bargain price. With the support and care of a clever new trainer and a loving jockey, 'Biscuit began winning bigger and bigger races. Then came the biggest race of all. As Seabiscuit prepared to face War Admiral, the top racehorse in the country, the entire nation was on the edge of its seat: Could Seabiscuit really beat the Triple Crown champion? This true story of hope and determination will inspire readers of all ages!
More Details
Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
1 volume (unpaged) : color ; 27 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
1416933603 (reinforced) :, 9781416933601 (reinforced) :
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 4, 0.5 Points
Lexile code:
AD: Adult Directed
Lexile measure:
480

Notes

General Note
"A Paula Wiseman Book."
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Description
The true story of Seabiscuit, the grandson of one of the greatest racehorses of all time. But he'd lost nearly every race he'd run. Automobile tycoon Charles Howard took a risk and purchased Seabiscuit for a bargain price. With a clever new trainer and a loving jockey, Seabiscuit began winning. But could he really beat the Triple Crown Champion?
Target Audience
Ages 4-8.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning,LG,4.0,0.5.
Awards
A Junior Library Guild selection.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

McCarthy, M. (2008). Seabiscuit: the wonder horse. First edition. New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

McCarthy, Meghan. 2008. Seabiscuit: The Wonder Horse. New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

McCarthy, Meghan, Seabiscuit: The Wonder Horse. New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

McCarthy, Meghan. Seabiscuit: The Wonder Horse. First edition. New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2008. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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