Author : Kathleen Krull
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN : 0152020985
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A biography of the African-American woman who overcame crippling polio as a child to become the first woman to win three gold medals in track in a single Olympics.

Author : Kathleen Krull
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN : 0152012672
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A biography of the African-American woman who overcame crippling polio as a child to become the first woman to win three gold medals in track in a single Olympics.

Author : Kathleen Krull
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Publisher : Paw Prints
ISBN : 144201797X
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A young reader's introduction to champion athlete Wilma Rudolph discusses her development of polio at age fouran illness that doctors said would prevent her from ever walkingher schooltime achievements, and her goldmedal successes at the 1960 Olympic Games. Reprint.

Author : Victoria Sherrow
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher : Millbrook Press
ISBN : 9780822589280
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A biography of the African-American woman who overcame crippling polio as a child to become the first woman to win three gold medals in track in a single Olympics.

Author : Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher : Frances Lincoln Children's Books
ISBN : 9780711246270
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This board book version of Wilma Rudolph—from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series—introduces the youngest dreamers to the incredible life of this remarkable sprinter and Olympic champion. Wilma was born into a family with 22 brothers and sisters, in the segregated South. She contracted polio in her early years and her doctors said she would never walk again. But Wilma persisted with treatment, and she recovered her strength by the age of 12. At school, Wilma showed a talent for basketball and sprinting, earning the nickname "Skeeter" (mosquito) as she ran so fast. Wilma was in college when she went to the 1960 Olympics. She not only won gold in sprint events, but also broke world records with her sprinting skill. She had beaten polio to become an Olympic champion. She is a huge inspiration to many women in sports around the world. Babies and toddlers will love to snuggle as you read to them the engaging story of this fascinating dancer and will also enjoy exploring the stylish and quirky illustrations of this sturdy board book on their own. Little People, BIG DREAMS is a best-selling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream. This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardcover versions present expanded stories for beginning readers. Boxed gift sets allow you to collect a selection of the books by theme. Paper dolls, learning cards, matching games, and other fun learning tools provide even more ways to make the lives of these role models accessible to children. Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!

Author : Tom Biracree
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher : Holloway House Publishing
ISBN : 0870675656
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A biography of the woman who overcame crippling polio as a child to become the first woman to win three gold medals in track in a single Olympics.

Author : Mark Weakland
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher : Capstone
ISBN : 9781479596843
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"Engaging text and fun illustrations tell the story of Wilma Rudolph's childhood"--

Author : Pat Zietlow Miller
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Publisher : Chronicle Books
ISBN : 9781452146492
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Growing up in the segregated town of Clarksville, Tennessee, in the 1960s, Alta's family cannot afford to buy her new sneakers--but she still plans to attend the parade celebrating her hero Wilma Rudolph's three Olympic gold medals.

Author : Jo Harper
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
ISBN : 1439113335
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An inspiring story of the first American female athlete to win three gold medals at a single Olympic Games shares her triumphs over childhood illnesses to become a high school basketball player. A Childhood Of Famous Americans title.

Author : Thomas Streissguth
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher : Twenty-First Century Books
ISBN : 9780822559580
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A biography of the woman who overcame crippling polio as a child to become the first woman to win three gold medals in track in a single Olympics.