Beverly Jones


Excellent, Primary, Intermediate, Young Adult, Elizabeth McGarr McCue, Sports, Women Athletes, Fitness, Inspiration, Determination

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Book Review


More than 150 color photos showcase some of the most determined and successful women athletes in the world. Swimmers, tennis players, gymnasts, and many more athletes have been an inspiration to many as they fought to be the best and never stepped down from a challenge. Readers will learn interesting tidbits about their favorite athletes such as facts about their lives, world records they hold, and "wow factors" that not just anyone can achieve. There are 101 sports stars featured in this book. Some are well-known and some are more obscure, but they all have one thing in common. They have an athletic gift and deserve to be recognized for their achievements.