O is for Olympics by Ned Elliott
  

O is for Olympics

Written by Ned Elliott
Illustrated by Zack McLaughlin

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Numerous amazing and little known facts about the Olympics will inform and amuse children in equal measure. From a heroic marathon runner in 490 BC to one who sneaked a lift in 1904, this A-Z brings to life the epic feats and outrageous cheats that have helped make the greatest sporting event ever. The publication forms a perfect guide for children and a must-have souvenir for the games in 2012.

Titles already published in the A is for Alphabet series or scheduled include:

L is for London

O is for Olympics

P is for Pirates (Autumn 2012)

Synopsis

O is for Olympics by Ned Elliott

This hardback pocket A-Z is the second in our A is for Alphabet Series after L is for London. O if for Olympics is filled with fun and quirky facts about the biggest sporting event in the world, from letter A describing the first modern games starting in Athens in 1896 to letter Z describing Zeus, who presided over the ancient games in Olympia.

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Format

Hardback

Author

Ned Elliott
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Publisher

Hogs Back Books Ltd

Publication date

1st April 2012

ISBN

9781907432125

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