Description by the publisher
Get caught up in Jeremy Lin's meteoric rise from basketball sidelines to NBA stardom.
Discover the story behind the "Linsanity" in this remarkable tale of perseverance and drive. Readers will learn how Jeremy Lin, the first American player of Chinese descent in the NBA, overcame obstacles in his leap from benchwarmer to superstar.
- Pre- and post-reading comprehension questions to build reading fluency
- Epilogue with updated personal and professional information
- Companion website with audio and a rich array of resources to support instruction and practice
Appropriate for classroom instruction or independent study, the Chinese Biographies series is ideal for high school, college, and heritage learners who have mastered 500-1,000 Chinese characters.