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Don't Throw It to Mo!

Don't Throw It to Mo!

Illustrated by Sam Ricks

Ebook

Don't Throw It to Mo!

About the Book

Winner of the 2016 Theodor Seuss Geisel Award

Mo is the youngest kid on the Robins, his football team. His classmates don’t mind, but the kids on their rival team tease him for being a "butterfingers" who's too tiny to catch the ball. But Mo's coach has a plan to turn Mo's little size into a big win for the Robins! This Level 2 reader about a little African-American boy with a big passion for sports was the winner of the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award in 2016.

Product Details

On sale: May 5, 2015
Age: 6-7 years
Grade: Grades 1-2
Page count: 32 Pages
ISBN: 9780698136137
Reading level: Lexile: 470L

Author Bio

David A. Adler is the author of more than two hundred children’s books, including two Level 3 easy-to-read series, Young Cam Jansen and Bones. Visit David at davidaadler.com.

Sam Ricks is a children's books illustrator and lead graphic design faculty at The Art Institute of Salt Lake City. Visit him at samricks.com.