Who do you think of when you hear the phrase, “female athlete”? Tennis star Serena Williams and figure skater Michelle Kwan are usually on the list, along with Lindsey Vonn and Gabby Douglas. These incredible women have worked hard and received tremendous achievements, but they’re all relatively new to the game. What about previous generations of female athletes?
The eighth FIFA Women’s World Cup is currently in full swing in France. This renowned soccer tournament brings together talented women from across the globe to compete. So, we thought it was the perfect time to introduce one of our new young adult releases. “
” brings to life the incredible hardships and dedication of women in the world of sports.
In “Hidden in History: The Untold Stories of Female Athletes,” discover women of the past who broke the rules and followed their dreams. There’s Sonja Henie who introduced dance choreography and short costumes to figure skating, as well as Nell Saunders and Rose Harland, the first women to compete in a female boxing match in the United States.
These women were determined to work hard for what they all hoped to achieve. No matter how difficult something may seem, it’s important to never give up on your dream!
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