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Don't Throw It to Mo!

Written by David A. Adler & illustrated by Sam Ricks
Book #1 in the Mo Jackson Series
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May 5, 2015
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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.

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Book Topics › African Americans
Children's Books About African Americans
Book Topics › early readers
Children's Books About Early Readers
Book Topics › fiction
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Book Topics › United States
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Sam Ricks

Sam Ricks is an illustrator and designer with more than ten years’ experience. His work has been showcased in numerous publications, including <i>The New York Times</i>. Sam loves creating illustrations of all types, but he is especially fond of children’s book work. He lives with his family in Utah. Twitter @Samuelricks Website samricks.com

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780670016310
Publication Date:
May 5, 2015
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0670016314

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