This book offers a detailed account of one of the most successful golfers of all time.Tiger Woods has a long list of achievements under his belt and is considered one of the most successful golfers of all time. As one of the world's highest paid athletes, he continues to break records - many were even broken before he turned 30. But Tiger Woods is not just a golfer. He has established several charities and youth projects, including the Tiger Woods Foundation and the Tiger Woods Learning Center. ""Tiger Woods"" recounts the story of his many life achievements, from the young child golfing under his father's tutelage to the world-famous athlete and philanthropist he is today.Filled with color photographs, sidebars, memorable quotes, and fact boxes, this accessible book is perfect for readers interested in the life and career of this world famous pro golfer.
Judy L. Hasday, a native of Pennsylvania, received her B.A. in communications and her M.Ed. in instructional technologies from Temple University. She has written many books for young adults including an award-winning biography of James Earl Jones; a two-time New York Public Library ""Best for the Teen Age"" award-winning book on the Holocaust; and Extraordinary Women Athletes, a 2001 CBC/NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People. She lives in Philadelphia.