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O Is for Olympics
O Is for Olympics

O Is for Olympics

By Ned Elliott, Illustrated by Zack McLaughlin

A is for Alphabet


32 Pages, 5.75 x 5.75

Formats: Hardcover Picture Book

Hardcover Picture Book, $10.99 (US $10.99) (CA $12.99)

Publication Date: November 2015

ISBN 9781907432125

Rights: US & CA

Hogs Back Books (Nov 2015)

Price: $10.99


The second title in the A is for Alphabet series brings to life the epic feats and outrageous cheats that made the Olympics the greatest sporting event ever

From letter A describing the first modern games held in Athens in 1896 to letter Z describing Zeus, who presided over the ancient games in Olympia, this hard back pocket A-Z is filled with fun and quirky anecdotes about the Olympics. Numerous amazing and little known facts about the Olympics will inform and amuse children in equal measure. 

Author Biography

Ned Elliott is an author. Zack McLaughlin is an illustrator whose works include The Finding of Blue Bunny, Hagurosan, and How Poeple Lived.