From a young age, Little Michael harbored a fervent desire to excel, particularly if it meant surpassing his older brother. A pivotal moment arrived when he returned home in tears, having been turned away from the school basketball team. Guided by his mother's resolute advice to 'earn it,' Michael dedicated his entire summer to practice. Before long, he emerged as the team's standout player, an ascent that carried him through school, college, and even the Olympic Games.
With six titles, over 1,000 games, and an exact tally of 32,292 points, MJ solidified his status as a sporting icon. His journey was one that inspired youngsters to manifest their dreams with the credo of 'making it happen.' This uplifting book showcases sophisticated and offbeat illustrations, coupled with supplementary information at its conclusion. This includes a timeline tracing his life's trajectory, adorned with historical photographs, and an intricate portrayal of the baller's extraordinary life story.