Wilt Chamberlain by Kenneth Rudeen TJ2372

Wilt Chamberlain by Kenneth Rudeen TJ2372

Wilt Chamberlain by Kenneth Rudeen TJ2372

Wilt Chamberlain by Kenneth Rudeen, 1st Scholastic paperback printing, TJ2372, 1973, 33 pages. Illustrated by Frank Mullins.

DESCRIPTION:“While Wilt Chamberlain was still in grade school, he grew so tall that he had to get down on his knees to write on the blackboard. He kept on growing until he was seven feet one inch tall. He became the most famous basketball player in the world.
This biography will tell you about his early life, his problems, and his triumphs.
” (from the back cover)


About vintagescholastics

I love these old Scholastics! I am a bookseller, writer, and dog-lover; live at the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains of New York with my computer-programmer husband. We love motor-cycle riding, renovating our old camp on Lake Desolation, gardening, and researching our genealogy. The purpose of this blog is to highlight those beloved old books from the Scholastic Book fairs from 1950 - 1979. This will serve as a catalogue of the books, with their identifying numbers, a plot summary, and a photo of the cover; with a searchable index. I want to give all of the writers and illustrator's bios so they get credit (many were writers in the summer while on vacation from their regular schoolteaching jobs.; some are lesser known efforts by very famous people; and some are reprinted classics.) Hopefully, their fans will be able to identify favorite titles with snipets of remembered information. We will always be adding new ones, and welcome your submissions
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