Rising Above: Inspiring Women in Sports

Rising Above: Inspiring Women in Sports

Regular price
$9.99
Sale price
$9.99
Unit price
per 

The inspirational real-life stories of superstar athletes Serena and Venus Williams; Simone Biles; Carli Lloyd; and more! For sports fans; aspiring athletes and readers of sports biographies. Some of the most accomplished and famous athletes in the world tennis legends Venus and Serena Williams; Olympic Gold Medalist Simone Biles; World Cup superstar Carli Lloyd and others faced earthshaking challenges in their youth. But they refused to give up. Through hard work and determination; they rose above their circumstances and went on to conquer the sports world. This collection of mini biographies; complete with firsthand content drawn from in-depth interviews; is a source of inspiration and self-empowerment for kids and sports fans of all ages. Included in the book: Venus and Serena Wiliams (tennis); Simone Biles (gymnastics); Carli Lloyd (soccer); Wilma Rudolph (track and field); Mo'ne Davis (Little League baseball); Swin Cash (basketball); Elena Delle Donne (basketball); Bethany Hamilton (surfing); Ronda Rousey (mixed martial arts); and Kerri Strug (gymnastics). An inspiring; empowering collection of true stories of perseverance and resolve. Kirkus Reviews

by Zuckerman, Gregory; Zuckerman, Elijah; Zuckerman, Gabriel