Extreme Sports by Emily Bone
  

Synopsis

Extreme Sports by Emily Bone

This is an introduction to extreme sports including extreme cycling (BMX and mountain biking), air extremes such as skydiving and BASE jumping (including the highest ever skydive from space), urban sports skateboarding and parkour, high-risk free and solo rock climbing, and watery extremes such as surfing and whitewater kayaking. Internet links allow readers to access more information online via carefully selected and monitored websites.

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'I can't praise Usborne enough for introducing [internet links] to many of their non-fiction books as it really helps children retain information' - Adventures in Home Schooling blog'

About the Author

Emily Bone

Emily Bone grew up in the south of England with a parrot, rabbits and lots of dogs. She spent long summers watching bugs and birds in her garden and making up stories about them. After studying English at Cambridge, she found her dream job at Usborne. Emily’s written many books on wildlife, science and history. She now lives in Crystal Palace along with two spoilt budgies and enjoys running in the park and tending her vegetable garden.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
80 pages
Interest Age: 7+

Author

Emily Bone
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Publisher

Usborne Publishing Ltd

Publication date

1st July 2014

ISBN

9781409564225


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