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Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist

$ 19.95
SKU SPOR978-0689831591

Lesa Cline-Ransome (A) and James E. Ransome (ILT)

List Price: $19.99 (Hardcover - Biography / Sports / Cyclist - 2003)

Description: Introduces the life of the African-American bicycle racer who won the 1899 World Championship title. He was famous for the color of his skin as he was for his indomitable spirit and display of power on the racetrack. This account covers Taylor transformation from a kid who loved to ride, aware only of the wind against his face and the road he left behind, into an internationally known athlete. (40 pgs) Ages 6-10

Grade Level: 1 - 5
Lexile Measure: AD1020L 
Product Dimensions: 9.5 x 0.4 x 11.5 inches
Shipping Weight: 15.2 ounces