Hawk, Occupation: Skateboarder

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Turtleback Books, Jun 1, 2001 - Biography & Autobiography - 307 pages
22 Reviews
For use in schools and libraries only. The Birdman" of extreme skateboarding reveals how he rose to the top of his game from the 1980s through the 1990s.

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Review: Hawk: Occupation: Skateboarder

User Review  - Dayna Smith - Goodreads

The most famous skateboarder in the world tells his own story with the help of Sean Mortimer. This is a story of success and failure. Boys will love this book, especially if they have any interest in ... Read full review

Review: Hawk: Occupation: Skateboarder

User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

Tony is the man, this was a good book, eeeasy read. Read full review

About the author (2001)

Tony Hawk is the bestselling author of Hawk: Occupation: Skateboarder. In the 1999 X Games, Tony landed the first 900 degree arial turn in skateboarding history. A stunt he had been working on for years. He has released three video games for playstation: Tony Hawk's Pro Skater, Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2, and Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3. He lives in Carlsbad, California, with his wife and three children.

Sean Mortimer was the editor of Skate -- boarder magazine and coauthored Hawk: Occupation: Skateboarder with Tony Hawk. He lives in Oceanside, California, with his wife and son.

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