A Nation's Hope: The Story Of Boxing Legend Joe Louis

ISBN-10: 0147510619
ISBN-13: 9780147510617
Author: de la Pena, Matt
Illustrated by: Nelson, Kadir
Interest Level: 2-5
Publisher: Penguin Random House

Publication Date: December 2013

Copyright: 2011

Page Count: 40

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Interest Level

Grades 2-5

Reading Level

Guided Reading: S
Lexile: NP
Accelerated Reader Level: 4.9
Accelerated Reader Points: 0.5

BISAC Subjects

JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / 20th Century

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Topics / Prejudice & Racism

Illustrated by a two-time Caldecott Honor-winning artist, an evocative portrait of the boxing icon centers around his historic match against Germany's Max Schmeling on the eve of World War II, a fight that reflected international tensions and a triumph against racial barriers.
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