Details of James's life as a young man struggling in his home life to his rise to fame and fortune on the basketball court are illustrated in full-color photos in this biography. Fans get an inside look into the events that made him a star, how he keeps himself grounded amid media attention, and the sometimes negative fan reactions to his decisions. This glimpse of the person behind the athlete reveals a person dedicated to programs that benefit children who, like him, may have had a rough start in life, actions that make him a legend both on and off the court.
Series: Living Legends of Sports
Interest Level: Grades 5-8
Guided Reading Level: W
Lexile Level: 1040
ISBN: 9781680481044 (Print) 9781680481082 (E-book)