Sporting Heroes

Sporting Heroes - Black Stories Matter

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Synopsis

A celebration of the lives and achievements of inspirational black people through history who made a difference

Sporting Heroes hails the huge contribution of black sportspeople and athletes to the world of sports. From Jesse Owens to Nicola Adams, they have sprinted, kicked, fought and shot their way to glory, breaking down barriers and defeating prejudices along the way with their sheer talent and resilience.

Black Stories Matter is a powerful illustrated collection of stories of inspiring black personalities through history. Perfect for readers aged 9 and above.

Contents:
Main biographies
Nicola Adams
Usain Bolt
Cathy Freeman
Pelé
Ade Adepitan
Simone Biles
Jesse Owens
Serena Williams
Mo Farah
Muhammad Ali
Mini biographies
Alia Atkinson
Arthur Ashe
Jackie Joyner Kersee
Michael Jordan
Charlie Sifford
Brian Lara
Isabelle Sambou
Sheryl Swoopes

Book information

ISBN: 9781526313409
Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
Imprint: Wayland
Pub date:
DEWEY: 796.092396
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 48
Weight: -1g
Height: 250mm
Width: 190mm