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She Persisted in Sports: American Olympians Who Changed the Game

By Regan McMahon, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Lively stories of girls who broke barriers, smashed records.

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This inspiring collection of mini-sports bios showcases the Olympic accomplishments of 16 American girls and women from 1900 to the present. The one-paragraph profiles are diverse, concise, lively, and substantial. And Alexandra Boiger's illustrations work perfectly with the text to highlight each athlete's personality, achievements, and historical impact. The clear message to work hard, follow your dreams, and never give up will be easily understood by even the youngest readers.

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