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The story of Simone Biles : a biography book for new readers / written by Rachelle Burk ; illustrated by Steffi Walthall.

Burk, Rachelle, (author.). Walthall, Steffi, (illustrator.).

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Summary:

Simone Biles has been called the greatest gymnast of all time, winning five Olympic and 25 World Champion medals by age 22. Before she wowed the world with her incredible gymnastics skills, Simone was an energetic young girl who dreamed of becoming a top gymnast. She trained for hours every day and made many sacrifices to pursue her goals. Explore how Simone Biles went from being a kid growing up in Texas to an Olympic athlete who has won more gymnastics medals than anyone in history.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J 921 BILES (Text) 33892100746941 Children's New Books Book None 08/30/2021 Checked out 09/24/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781647397753
  • ISBN: 1647397758
  • Physical Description: 58 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Emeryville, CA : Rockridge Press, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 58).
Formatted Contents Note:
An Olympian is born -- The early years -- Balancing act -- Becoming a champion -- Making the team -- The Olympics -- The greatest gymnast -- So . . . who is Simone Biles?.
Summary, etc.:
Simone Biles has been called the greatest gymnast of all time, winning five Olympic and 25 World Champion medals by age 22. Before she wowed the world with her incredible gymnastics skills, Simone was an energetic young girl who dreamed of becoming a top gymnast. She trained for hours every day and made many sacrifices to pursue her goals. Explore how Simone Biles went from being a kid growing up in Texas to an Olympic athlete who has won more gymnastics medals than anyone in history.
Subject: Biles, Simone, 1997- > Juvenile literature.
Gymnasts > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women gymnasts > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Athletes > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Biles, Simone, 1997-
Athletes.
Gymnasts.
Genre: Biographies.
Biographies.

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