Books tagged: gymnastics

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When It Counts
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,900. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Sports
Amalia Blanchard, Ruby Spencer, and Emerson Bedford are gymnasts fighting for spots at the 2016 Olympic Games. All three have something to prove, and if the pressure of competition wasn't enough, drama outside the arena adds a further challenge as they struggle to keep their focus on their goal of making the team.
The Little Shop of Big Dreams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,220. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A little girl visits a mysterious little shop but stumbles into another world where anything is possible. Guided by a talking llama, she faces the Mountain Princess who asks her to return a flaming heart stolen by her brother, the evil Prince of the Rainforest. Can she overcome the evil that lay ahead? Can she succeed and then find her way home? A heart-warming tale for the old and young alike.
Fairy Slippers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: American English. Published: December 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Siblings, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Sunflower's always been good at everything. But her brand new gymnastics slippers are throwing everything off, because they give her the sense of proprioception.
Flippin' Out: The Cat Burglar (Starring Stunt Boy Ben)
You set the price! Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Ben is a swimming, basketballing, motorbike riding cheer leader who uses his sporting skills and stunt boy moves as superpowers. OK, maybe not superpowers. But he can tumble and flip his way in and out of all sorts of challenges, so that's kind of super. Join Ben as he tumbles and flips his way through his paper route, gets trapped in an attic, rescues some babies, charms $50 out of some oldies
Learning To Fly (.5 edition)
Price: Free! Words: 11,970. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Max Turner is a tom boy through and through. Her favorite activities include hunting, fishing, playing sports, and running around with her neighbors Peter and Kyle. But, when Max meets some girls at the local trampoline park she gets introduced to a whole new world. With her dad's encouragement Max finds herself in a place she never imagined she would be: an all star cheerleading gym. TNT Force is
Princess Plume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,530. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Miscellaneous
Eleven-year-old Sara Massey feels neglected and depressed. After a near-crippling crash from the uneven bars years earlier, she can’t return to her favorite sport of gymnastics without risking death or complete paralysis. Or can she? In a flicker of her desperate heart and soul, she adopts the kitten of a wild barn cat, and the feisty kitty gives Sara all she can handle, plus a jolt of confidence.
Gymnasts and Chalk
Price: Free! Words: 270. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Essay » Business
A brief look at why gymnasts use chalk
Finding Our Balance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,040. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Sports
Amalia Blanchard, Ruby Spencer, and Emerson Bedford are months away from the 2016 Olympic Games. All three have something to prove, and if the pressure of competition wasn't enough, drama outside the arena adds a further challenge as they struggle to keep their focus on their goal of making the team.
Balancing the Equation
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 19,570. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
The handstand is one of the most simple, yet one of the most humbling, skills in the span of the physical arts. This book breaks down the process to achieving a freestanding handstand for a beginner, starting from the very basics. It takes the mystery out of the skill, and presents it in a way anyone can learn.
China Simplified: Language Gymnastics
Series: China Simplified. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by CS Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Language expert Katie Lu and China veteran Stewart Lee Beck lead readers on an entertaining journey through the most fascinating elements of Chinese and show how language is the key to the gates of China.