Florence Griffith Joyner / written by Rita Williams-Garcia ; interior illustrations by Gillian Flint.
- 3 of 3 copies available at Kenton County.
0 current holds with 3 total copies.
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|Covington Branch||J B G853w (Text)||33126024836409||J New Biography||Available||-|
|Erlanger Branch||J B G853w (Text)||33126024836383||J New Biography||Available||-|
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- ISBN: 9780593115954 (hardcover)
- ISBN: 0593115953 (hardcover)
- ISBN: 9780593115961
- ISBN: 0593115961
- Physical Description: 59 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
- Publisher: New York : Philomel Books, 2021.
"Inspired by She persisted by Chelsea Clinton & Alexandra Boiger."--Title page.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 54-59).
|Formatted Contents Note:||
A girl called Dee Dee -- Everything! -- Inches away -- Bittersweet -- Going for the gold -- Dreams and beyond -- How you can persist.
"Considered the fastest woman of all time, Florence Griffith Joyner, also known as Flo-Jo, set two world records in 1988 that still stand today. But getting there wasn't easy, and Flo-Jo had to overcome many challenges along the way. She succeeded in achieving her dreams, and inspired creative self-expression and a new generation of athletes as she did." -- inside front jacket flap.
"A chapter book biography of Florence Griffith Joyner, part of the She Persisted series"-- Provided by publisher.
|Target Audience Note:||
Ages 6-9 Philomel Books.
Grades 2-3 Philomel Books.
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|Subject:||Griffith Joyner, Florence Delorez, 1960-
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