The Story of the Olympics

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EDC Publishing, Jun 1, 2008 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 61 pages
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From a festival in ancient Greece to a worldwide event today, the Olympics have inspired athletes and supporters alike. Find out how the biggest sports event in the world was born and discover the amazing heroes who made Olympic history.

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User Review  - Natalie - Goodreads

Short history of the Olympics for children. Many interesting facts and fun pictures. I learnt lots from this small book. Read full review

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User Review  - Samantha - Goodreads

It was cool and it was actually really awesome because they did a lot, a lot, a lot, a lot of games. They did Olympic games, they did different kinds of games. That is why it was so cool. Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Tony Mitton is fast becoming one of the best-loved voices in children's poetry today. The author lives in Cambridge, England.
Paddy Mounter was born in a small village in Somerset, England. He studied graphics at art college and spent 10 years working in advertising agencies and studios in London. He returned to Somerset, where he has lived ever since, and is now a full-time illustrator and writer of books for children.

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