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by James E. Ransome,Lesa Cline-Ransome

Author: James E. Ransome,Lesa Cline-Ransome
Subcategory: Geography & Cultures
Language: English
Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers; 1st edition (January 1, 2004)
Pages: 40 pages
Category: For children
Rating: 4.2
Other formats: doc mbr lrf lit

Also, the book culminates with a huge race between Major Taylor and the already established French champion.

Only 8 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by allnewbooks. Also, the book culminates with a huge race between Major Taylor and the already established French champion. But try as I might to find out what the name (and significance) of this race was, I came up short. The race, oddly enough, is never named.

Lesa Cline-Ransome (née Cline), is an American author of picture books and middle grade novels, best known for her NAACP Image Award-nominated picture book biography of Harriet Tubman.

Lesa Cline-Ransome (née Cline), is an American author of picture books and middle grade novels, best known for her NAACP Image Award-nominated picture book biography of Harriet Tubman, Before She Was Harriet and her middle grade novel Finding Langston. Cline-Ransome grew up in Malden, Massachusetts. Both her parents are nurses and she is the youngest of three siblings.

Lesa Cline-Ransome is the author of many award-winning and critically acclaimed nonfiction books for young readers .

Lesa Cline-Ransome is the author of many award-winning and critically acclaimed nonfiction books for young readers, including Game Changers: The Story of Venus and Serena Williams; My Story, My Dance: Robert Battle’s Journey to Alvin Ailey; and Before She Was Harriet. She lives in the Hudson Valley region of New York. Learn more at LesaClineRansome.

by Lesa Cline-Ransome & illustrated by James E. Ransome. Glorious, light-filled oils are not enough to save this lackluster picture book biography of Major Marshall Taylor, the first African-American world-champion cyclist

by Lesa Cline-Ransome & illustrated by James E. Glorious, light-filled oils are not enough to save this lackluster picture book biography of Major Marshall Taylor, the first African-American world-champion cyclist. It’s an inspiring story, but it never really takes flight.

Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist Hardcover – 1 Jan 2004 Lesa Cline-Ransome is the author of many award-winning and critically acclaimed nonfiction books for young readers, including Game Changers: The Story of Venus and Serena.

Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist Hardcover – 1 Jan 2004. by Lesa Cline-Ransome (Author), James E Ransome (Illustrator). Lesa Cline-Ransome is the author of many award-winning and critically acclaimed nonfiction books for young readers, including Game Changers: The Story of Venus and Serena Williams; My Story, My Dance: Robert Battle's Journey to Alvin Ailey; and Before She Was Harriet.

ABOUT Lesa Cline-Ransome Lesa Cline-Ransome is. .

ABOUT Lesa Cline-Ransome Lesa Cline-Ransome is the writer of many picture books. Her picture book biography titles include Satchel Paige, Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist, Young Pele, Soccer’s First Star, Helen Keller, The World in Her Heart, Before There was Mozart and Words Set me Free: The Story of Young Frederick Douglass. Other titles are Quilt Alphabet, Quilt Counting and her newest is Light in the Darkness, A Story about How Slaves Learned in Secret.

Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist book. In this picture book biography, Lesa Cline-Ransom and James E. Ransome recreate Taylor's journey from a bicycle shop stunt boy to a world champion who battled racism by winning races. Major Taylor's name should be on any list of American sports heroes and notable African-Americans in history. Today a network of cycling clubs across the . bear his name but few outside those groups know his story. This At the turn of the 20th century, "Major" Marshall Taylor was the fastest cyclist in the world.

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Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist. by Lesa Cline-Ransome. Lesa Cline-Ransome, James E. My Story, My Dance: Robert Battle's Journey to Alvin Ailey. Before She Was Harriet. He became a World Champion in 1899 because of his proficiency with a bike.

Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist by Lesa Cline-Ransome - Marshall Taylor could ride his bike forward . James E. Ransome’s highly acclaimed illustrations for Before She Was Harriet received the 2018 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor

Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist by Lesa Cline-Ransome - Marshall Taylor could ride his bike forward, backward, even perched on the handlebars. Ransome’s highly acclaimed illustrations for Before She Was Harriet received the 2018 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor. His other award-winning titles include the Coretta Scott King winner The Creation; Coretta Scott King Honor Book Uncle Jed’s Barbershop; Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt; and Let My People Go, winner of the NAACP Image Award. He frequently collaborates with his wife, author Lesa Cline-Ransome.

Marshall Taylor could ride his bike forward, backward, even perched on the handlebars. When his stunts landed him a job at the famous Indiana bike shop Hay and Willits, folks were amazed that a thirteen-year-old black boy in 1891 could be such a crackerjack cyclist. How little Marshall Taylor -- through dedication, undeniable talent, and daring speed -- transformed himself into the extraordinary Major Taylor is chronicled in this inspiring biography. Here is the story of a kid who turned pro at the age of eighteen, went on to win the world championship title just three years later, and battled racism and the odds to become a true American hero.