Records and reputations, cheats and champs, victors and venues - here's the lowdown on the modern Olympic games, from bestselling author and illustrator, Richard Brassey.
Updated to include Rio 2016. From the games of ancient Greece to the twenty-first century, and with individual tales of heroes and heroines, this is a lively, witty and entertaining guide for young readers everywhere.
As always with Richard Brassey's popular books, this is packed with comic strips, fact boxes, hilarious captions and speech bubbles, plus amazing information and entertaining insight.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 32 pages
- Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
- Publication Date: 02/06/2016
- Category: History & the past: general interest (Children's/YA)
- ISBN: 9781510101388