Author(s): John Crossingham
Ages 6 to 9 years. This book takes kids into the exciting world of judo. Kids will be fascinated to learn the history, etiquette, and inventive moves of this peaceful martial art. Bright photos and exciting text help bring judo to life by outlining: how to perform the basic moves; throws, holds, locks , and kata; safety in the dojo.
..."a good addition to the sports section of a children's or elementary school library especially as updates to older volumes on the particular sports. Both books give very clear explanations and they are very good introductory books for children ages 9 to 12."