Cover image for Racing against the odds : the story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion / by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric A. Velasquez.
Title:
Racing against the odds : the story of Wendell Scott, stock car racing's African-American champion / by Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Eric A. Velasquez.
ISBN:
9780761454656
Publication Information:
Tarrytown, NY : Marshall Cavendish Children, c2009.
Physical Description:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 x 31 cm.
Abstract:
Presents the life and career of Wendell Scott, the first African American NASCAR racer, who competed in more than five hundred races over a ten year period and won a Grand National race in Jacksonville, Florida in 1963.
Program Information:
Reading Counts RC K-2 6.6 1 Quiz: 48315.

Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.9 0.5 132484.
Added Author:
Reading Level JCPL:
930Lexile.
Target Audience Note:
930 Lexile.
Format:
Book