From the Series Major League Baseball Teams
Head to the desert to watch the Arizona Diamondbacks take on Major League Baseball's best. Meet the top players, read stories of past and present, and check out all the key stats. Root, root, root for the home team as you become a Diamondbacks expert! Additional features include a table of contents, informative captions, a diagram of the home field, a section on basic gear, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, an index, and information about the author.
- Go, Diamondbacks!
- Who Are the Diamondbacks?
- Where They Came From
- Who They Play
- Where They Play
- The Baseball Field
- Big Days
- Tough Days
- Meet the Fans!
- Heroes Then
- Heroes Now
- Gearing Up
- Team Stats
- Find Out More
|Interest Level||Grade 2 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Publisher||The Child's World, Inc.|
|Series||Major League Baseball Teams|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Title Format||Reinforced book|
|Features||Author/Illustrator biography, Glossary of key words, Index, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, Table of contents|
|Graphics||Full-color photographs, Historical photographs|
|Dimensions||8 x 9.5|
|Guided Reading Level||Q|
|ATOS Reading Level||3.8|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||500472|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
Author: Jim Gigliotti
Jim Gigliotti is a freelance writer who lives in Southern California with his wife and two children. A former editor at NFL Publishing, he has written more than two dozen books for youngsters and adults, including Stadium Stories: USC Trojans and biographies on football stars Tom Brady, Peyton Manning, and LaDainian Tomlinson.