In his first year of professional basketball, Chris Paul led all NBA players in steals and was named Rookie of the Year. The New Orleans Hornets' point guard is a huge star, but basketball has not always been easy for Chris. As a freshman in high school he stood just five feet tall and spent most of his team's games on the bench. But through hard work Chris soon became one of the world's best basketball players. Follow Chris's rise from his high school team's bench to the top of the NBA.
|Publisher:||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Series:||Amazing Athletes Series|
|Product dimensions:||7.10(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.20(d)|
|Lexile:||720L (what's this?)|
|Age Range:||7 - 9 Years|
About the Author
Jeff Savage has written dozens of books for young readers, many of them sports related. His other Amazing Athlete titles include LeBron James, Peyton Manning, Tom Brady, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Danica Patrick, and Travis Pastrana. He frequently visits schools around the country to talk to kids about his work.