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The Resource Courage to soar : a body in motion, a life in balance, Simone Biles ; with Michelle Burford ; [foreword by Mary Lou Retton]

Courage to soar : a body in motion, a life in balance, Simone Biles ; with Michelle Burford ; [foreword by Mary Lou Retton]

Label
Courage to soar : a body in motion, a life in balance
Title
Courage to soar
Title remainder
a body in motion, a life in balance
Statement of responsibility
Simone Biles ; with Michelle Burford ; [foreword by Mary Lou Retton]
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Simone takes you through the events, challenges, and trials that carried her from an early childhood in foster care to a coveted spot on the 2016 Olympic team" --
  • Through years of hard work and determination, Biles has relied on her faith and family to stay focused and positive, while having fun competing at the highest level and doing what she loves. In her own words she takes you through the events, challenges, and trials that carried her from an early childhood in foster care to a coveted spot on the 2016 Olympic team
Summary
In Courage to Soar, the official autobiography from US Olympic gymnast Simone Biles, Simone presents the story of how she overcame early childhood challenges to become the most decorated US female gymnast and the only female gymnast to ever win three consecutive World Championship titles
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
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10547514
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
  • 796.44092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV460.2.B55
LC item number
A3 2016
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990
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 7
  • 9
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True
Target audience
adolescent
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a body in motion, a life in balance
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Label
Courage to soar : a body in motion, a life in balance, Simone Biles ; with Michelle Burford ; [foreword by Mary Lou Retton]
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Decision day -- Spring -- True home -- Doing backflips -- Shady arbor way -- A novena -- Leveling up -- Daydreamer -- Bar release -- Game change -- New normal -- Redemption -- Wheels up -- Saving graces -- Just like practice -- The warehouse -- Staying grounded -- Bora-Bora -- The final five
Control code
ocn957748125
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
250 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780310759669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)957748125
Label
Courage to soar : a body in motion, a life in balance, Simone Biles ; with Michelle Burford ; [foreword by Mary Lou Retton]
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Decision day -- Spring -- True home -- Doing backflips -- Shady arbor way -- A novena -- Leveling up -- Daydreamer -- Bar release -- Game change -- New normal -- Redemption -- Wheels up -- Saving graces -- Just like practice -- The warehouse -- Staying grounded -- Bora-Bora -- The final five
Control code
ocn957748125
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
250 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780310759669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)957748125

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