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eBook Living Legends of Sports III: Lindsey Vonn (Olympic Ski Champion), 1st Edition

  • Marty Gitlin
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  • ISBN-10: 150810641X
  • ISBN-13: 9781508106418
  • DDC: 796.93092
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 9th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released December 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019
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Overview

The perseverance of Lindsey Vonn is inspiring. This engrossing narrative describes how Vonn overcame the estrangement from her father, numerous debilitating injuries, and difficult personal relationships to blossom into arguably the greatest World Cup alpine skier of all time. Readers understand the importance of setting goals, as Vonn did at age eight when she wrote of her desire to win Olympic gold. They learn as well about the need to battle through every obstacle in life to reach those goals. This entertaining book examines the life and skiing talents of an amazing athlete.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Starting on the Slopes.
2: Skiing Up a Storm.
3: Simply the Best.
4: More than Just an Athlete.
Timeline.
Other Living Legends of Skiing.
Glossary.
For More Information.
Index.