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Naomi Osaka : her journey to finding her power and her voice  Cover Image Book Book

Naomi Osaka : her journey to finding her power and her voice / Ben Rothenberg.

Rothenberg, Ben, (author.).

Summary:

"A deeply reported, revealing biography of tennis phenomenon and activist Naomi Osaka, telling the untold story behind her Grand Slam-winning career, her headline-making advocacy for racial justice and mental health, and the challenges of a life in the international spotlight"-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593472439 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0593472438 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: viii, 484 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: [New York, New York] : Dutton, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2024]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Paradise -- The motherland -- Where dreams are made of -- Chasing sunshine -- Early start -- Sister act 2 -- The dotted line -- Making moves -- Rising sun -- Rising star -- Translating -- Close -- The social game -- Venus's orbit -- Footsteps -- Welcome to Serena -- Charleston -- Collision course -- Boiling point -- From Ashe to wildfire -- The talk of Tokyo -- Down under to the top -- Heavy Is the head -- Mari's shot -- Shooting stars -- Staying in, speaking out -- Stop and start -- The names on her lips -- Ancestors -- Imperial phase -- A journey which she did not enjoy ultimately -- Sliding -- Read all about it -- Torchbearer -- The brakes -- Game over?
Subject: Osaka, Naomi, 1997-
Women tennis players > United States > Biography.
Women tennis players > Japan > Biography.
Racism in sports.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Kenton County.

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  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch 796.342092 O81r 2024 (Text) 33126022926749 New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Independence Branch 796.342092 O81r 2024 (Text) 33126022926806 New Adult Nonfiction Available -


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