The Story of The Olympics Hardback
by Minna Lacey
Illustrated by Paddy Mounter
Part of the Young Reading Series Two series
A brilliant introduction to the history of The Olympics, from the traditional games of Ancient Greece, to their revival by Pierre de Coubertin and the pomp and ceremony of the modern Games.
Specially written as part of the Usborne Reading Programme for children growing in reading confidence and ability, featuring humorous illustrations throughout by Paddy Mounter.
It is developed in consultation with Alison Kelly, who is a senior lecturer in education and an early reading specialist from Roehampton University.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 64 pages, full colour illustrations throughout
- Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/05/2012
- Category: Sports & outdoor recreation (Children's/YA)
- ISBN: 9781409545934