Beating the Odds: A Teen Guide to 75 Superstars Who Overcame Adversity, 1st Edition

  • Mary Ellen Snodgrass
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  • ISBN-10: 0313345651
  • ISBN-13: 9780313345654
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 347 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released June 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Profiles the struggles and accomplishments of individuals from all walks of life who have overcome great odds in order to achieve their dreams.


"Teachers and students can use entries as extensions or starting points as they explore the concepts of personal adversity, struggle and triumph. Highly recommended for high school and public libraries." --Doug's Student Reference Room, January 2009

— Doug's Student Reference Room