Game, Set, Match, Champion Arthur Ashe
Tennis legend Ashe’s life, on and off the court, is the focus of this stirring picture-book biography—for upper-elementary and middle-school readers—which combines a detailed narrative with powerful acrylic paintings. . . . The sports details spotlighting Ashe’s famously aggressive “serve-and-volley” style will capture a young audience, as will his triumph as the first African American man to win Wimbledon and his continued political activism . . . A long afterword, chronology, and bibliography complete this moving portrait.