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On the Field with... Mia Hamm

On the Field with... Mia Hamm

by Matt Christopher

Women's soccer has never been more popular. At the top of the list of star players is Mia Hamm. When she helped the 1996 Olympic team win the gold medal, Hamm astounded the soccer world with her speed, aggressive play, and ability to "read the field".

She is the hero of thousands of girls and has captured the attention of sports fans worldwide. Readers will devour every detail of this insightful biography of the world's best women's soccer player.

Ages
8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
5.5
Lexile Measure
930L
DRA
40
Guided Reading
S
Genre
Biography and Autobiography

About the Author

Matt Christopher Matt Christopher was a gifted athlete as a youth and became interested in writing at age fourteen. He has written more than one hundred books as well as nearly three hundred short stories and article.

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