Arthur Ashe: Young Tennis Champion

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Simon and Schuster, Jan 1, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 224 pages
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This is a great book. If you are doing a research report on him or you just want to learn more about him you have to get it!!

Contents

Big News 1 The World Beyond
3
A Mothers Love
9
Alone in the World
18
A New Friend
33
College Days
126
Arthur Ashe Champion
142
Its How You Play Struggles
159
Trials and Triumphs 57
173
Now What? 67 Challenge
187
Life After Tennis
195
A World of Change 89 Miles to Go Before I Sleep
203
Growing Up Fast 100 For More Information
211
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About the author (2006)

Paul Mantell is the author of more than 100 books for young readers, including books in the Hardy Boys and Matt Christopher series.

Meryl Henderson has illustrated more than 40 books for children, including "Cicadas! Strange and Wonderful "and other books in the Strange and Wonderful series. She lives in upstate New York.