The wildly popular young reader biography series takes on the legendary baller, Michael Jordan. This is the perfect introduction to a timeless athlete who changed basketball forever.
Meet the man who changed the game forever. Michael Jordan has always been competitiveeven as a young boy, he fought for attention. His need to be the best made him a star player on his college basketball team and helped him become an NBA legend, both for his skills and his endorsements. His Nike contract for Air Jordan basketball shoes set an unmatched precedent for professional athletes. Author Kirsten Anderson takes readers through each exciting moment, detailing the iconic reverse lay-ups and jump shots of Michael Jordan's storied career.
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