Retrace the history of the world's greatest international contest, from 776BCE to the present day. Meet athletes from ancient Greece, follow the Games from city to city, witness sporting triumphs and political protests, and see records being broken. Amazing artworks invite the reader to experience the Olympic Movement as it evolves.
WTP packaged and project managed this title, being responsible for commissioning editorial/design/illustration and seeing the project through from manuscript to final PDF.
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Richard Platt has been writing for children since 1991. Among other shortlisted titles, his Pirate Diary won the Kate Greenaway Medal 2002, the silver Smarties Award 2002, and the Best Book With Facts prize in the Blue Peter Book Awards 2003.
305 mm x 240 mm, 48 pp, hardback, 20 dps illustrations