James Buckley, Jr.

Selected Works

A pair of leveled books in the new Scholastic Readers series.
One of the greatest adventures of all time comes to life in this biography of the great English/Irish explorer, Ernest Shackleton.
A biography of the man who brought chocolate to America! Part of a popular series.
Nonfiction/Sports
Bios of Baseball Hall of Fame members accompanied by removable memorabilia
All the sports news from the past year, plus a look ahead to the upcoming seasons.
Nonfiction / Sports
Re-live the greatest pitching performances in baseball history... 27 up and 27 down
Nonfiction / Sports / Trivia
Test your knowledge of pro football using a built-in computer and 2,500 questions!
Reference / Juvenile
Be the “first kid” on your block to find out how just about everything began!

Works

Things That Go and Dolphin Dive
A pair of leveled books in the new Scholastic Readers series.

Who Was Ernest Shackleton?
One of the greatest adventures of all time comes to life in this biography of the great English/Irish explorer, Ernest Shackleton. Today a model of leadership, in his day, he carved new paths in the southern oceans.

Who Was Milton Hershey?
A biography of the man who brought chocolate to America! Part of a popular series.

The Baseball Hall of Fame Collection
Combining capsule biographies of Baseball Hall of Fame members with short essays on baseball positions and history with a unique collection of "removable" reproductions of memorabilia, this is a one-of-a-kind gift for any baseball fan. From Sandy Koufax's scouting report to Lou Gehrig's contract to a 2001 World Series ticket, it's a new and exciting way to experience the great things in baseball's past.

Scholastic Year in Sports
From the Super Bowl to the World Series to the championship of mud soccer . . . The Scholastic Year in Sports covers the entire world of sports, including winners, losers, all-stars, records, big moments, and stunning plays. Meet heroes like Tiger Woods, LeBron James, Derek Jeter, Ryan Howard, Kobe Bryant, Peyton Manning, Tim Tebow, Jimmie Johnson, Lindsey Vonn, Candace Parker, Danica Patrick, Roger Federer, and more. Read about great times like the Steelers, Phillies, Yankees, Lakers, Cavs, Penguins, Univ. of Florida, Sparks, North Carolina, and many more. It's a kid's one-stop shopping stop for everything sports!

Perfect: The Story of Baseball’s 20 Perfect Games
Only in baseball can a player literally be perfect... these are the stories of those 17 special players (not yet updated with Mark Buehrle from 2009). “A perfect book on a fascinating topic...”
—Tim Kurkjian, ESPN

Obsessed with Football
The latest in the popular "Obsessed with... " series, this title covers every part of the National Football League, from records, history, and the draft to rookies, famous firsts, and the Super Bowl. Use the built-in touchpad to play against the book... or your football-obsessed friends!

Scholastic Book of Firsts
Including everything from airplanes to microwaves to the Super Bowl, this fact- and fun-packed book covers nothing but stuff that happened first. The first astronaut, the first zoo, the first computer, and the first kids to do all sorts of cool stuff.

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