Please sign-in to...
  • Save Orders
  • View Saved Orders
  • View Order History
  • Save Wish Lists
  • Move Wish List to Cart
  • and more!
 

Do not show this message again.

 
Recently Viewed Products
 

You have not viewed any products recently.

 
 
Tiro Libre
Tiro Libre
Alternative Views
  • There are no alternate images available for this product.
 
Award Winners Reviewed Titles Accelerated Reader
Jake Maddox

Tiro Libre

by Jake Maddox
Illustrated by Sean Tiffany

Since Derek is the tallest kid on his basketball team, his coach decides to have him play center instead of Jason. Derek thinks this is a lucky break, until Jason stops passing the ball to him.

 
DeweyFIC
GenreSports Fiction
  
Reading LevelGrades 2-3
Interest LevelGrades 3-6
GRLL
ATOS Level2.7
AR Points1
AR Quiz #109967
  
Text TypeLiterature: Narrative
  
ISBN978-1-4342-3812-2
PublisherStone Arch Books
BrandJake Maddox
Copyright2012
  
Page Dimensions5 1/4" x 7 1/2"
Page Count72
LanguagesSpanish, English
BindingReinforced Library Binding
Hardcover
List Price: $25.32 School/Library Price
$18.99
 


Sets that include this title:
 
Additional Formats
Does this title correlate to your standards?
 

Reviews

Library Media Connection - Sandy Scroggs; Shenck Elementary School

"At the time of review, six chapter books comprised the sports character education collection written under the pen name of Jake Maddox for male reluctant readers. As I read the stories, I could hear the fourth grade students assign a score for the writing style as two out of four. The range of reading levels in the series is 1.1 to 2.8. Each book in the series contains a glossary, further information, discussion questions, writing prompts, and Internet sites. Each story involves a boy who eventually succeeds at his given sport of hockey, basketball, BMX, football, baseball, or skateboarding. Additional Selection" - Library Media Connection

May 1, 2007

Awards

American Design Award

American Graphic Design Award 2007

January 1, 2007

Jake Maddox

Jake Maddox

Who is Jake Maddox? Athlete, author, world-traveler – or all three? He has surfed in Hawaii, scuba-dived in Australia, and climbed the mountains of Peru and Alaska. His books range from the most popular team sports to outdoor activities to survival adventures and even to auto racing. His exploits have inspired numerous writers to walk in his footsteps – literally! Each of his stories is stamped with teamwork, fair play, and a strong sense of self-worth and discipline. Always a team-player, Maddox realizes it takes more than one man (or woman) to create a book good enough for a young reader. He hopes the lessons learned on the court, field, or arena and the champion sprinter pace of his books can motivate kids to become better athletes and lifelong readers.

Go to the Author’s Page →

 
OK