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4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 4.00 (34 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Matt Christopher Narrator: J. D. Jackson Publisher: Recorded Books, LLC Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date: April 2008 ISBN: 9781456123727
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Matt Christopher, the number one sports writer for kids, profiles basketball superstar Michael Jordan, covering his childhood, college career, rookie years, professional career highlights, and his short stint in minor league baseball. This reissue features an update, following Jordan from his re-entry into basketball as a player for the Washington Wizards to his third and final retirement announcement. This is a biography that’s not to be missed.  Download and start listening now!

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  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Stacy Oberembt | 10/31/2013

    " Interesting book...but lots of game, points, shots, and numbers! "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 James | 9/7/2013

    " this tell about the great m.j "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Hannah | 6/7/2013

    " this is a really inspiartional book that shows that jordan is the best bbal player in the history of the NBA!!!!!!!!! "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Kenny Kurtz | 8/18/2012

    " I really liked this book because it talked about Michael Jordans childhood and how he became a professional basketball player. "

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About the Author
Author Matt Christopher

Matt Christopher (1917–1997) was an American author of children’s books. He was a gifted athlete as a youth and became interested in writing at age fourteen, but it was 1941 before he sold his first story, “The Missing Finger Points,” to Detective Story magazine. His first children’s book, The Lucky Baseball Bat, was published in 1954. Christopher wrote more than one hundred books as well as nearly three hundred short stories and articles published in over sixty-five magazines for children and adults. He was awarded the 1993 Milner Award and numerous writing honors from state organizations. 

About the Narrator

J. D. Jackson is a theater professor, aspiring stage director, and award-winning audiobook narrator. He is a classically trained actor, and his television and film credits include roles on House, ER, Law & Order, Hack, Sherrybaby, Diary of a City Priest, and Lucky Number Slevin. The recipient of several audiobook awards for narration and an Odyssey Honor for G. Neri’s Ghetto Cowboy, he was also named one of AudioFile magazine’s Best Voices of the Year for 2012 and 2013. Jackson has won the AudioFile Earphones Award eleven times.