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Gregory Zuckerman ,Elijah Zuckerman ,Gabriel Zuckerman
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Behold the power of women! These are the inspirational real-life stories of female superstar athletes Serena and Venus Williams, Simone Biles, Carli Lloyd, and more -- role models all. For sports fans, aspiring athletes and readers of sports biographies. Growing up in a crime-plagued, gang-infested neighborhood, Venus and Serena Williams were led to believe their environment was not a place where dreams could come true. It took a relentless determination, a burning desire to be the best, and a willingness to conquer racial barriers for them to emerge as tennis legends. Simone Biles was raised by a single mother with addiction issues, forcing her grandparents to intervene. But Simone soon discovered balance beams and gymnastics mats, setting her on a path toward Olympic greatness. Carli Lloyd, meanwhile, believed her youth soccer career was really starting to take off, only to be cut from her team.

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ISBN13 (SKU) 9780399547478
Title Rising Above: Inspiring Women in Sports
Author Gregory Zuckerman ,Elijah Zuckerman ,Gabriel Zuckerman
Publisher Penguin
Publication Date 2018
Country of Publication United States
Format Type Physical
Number of Pages 224
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