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Who Was Roberto Clemente?

Who Was Roberto Clemente?

Series: Who Was--?
by James Buckley Jr. Illustrated by Ted Hammond

This biography of major league baseball player Roberto Clemente discusses his childhood, family, athletic abilities, humanitarian efforts, and untimely death.


Series Information With straightforward language and illustrations on nearly every page, the Who Was...? series invites kids to explore history by learning about key figures from politics, sports, music, literature, and more. Each book tells the story of a person's life and major accomplishments, and discusses the historic events that shaped his or her world. The books also include timelines, bibliographies, and suggestions for further research.
Ages
8, 9, 10, 11
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 6
DRA
40
Guided Reading
S
Publisher
PUT - PENGUIN-PUTNAM
Number of Pages
112
Genre
Biography and Autobiography

About the Author and Illustrator

James Buckley Jr.
Ted Hammond

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