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Author Bryant, Howard, 1968- author.

Title Sisters and champions : the true story of Venus and Serena Williams / Howard Bryant ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Philomel Books, 2018.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl Juvenile Biography  J BIO Williams    Juv New Books Pittsburg  Available
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
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Summary "An inspiring picture book sports biography about two of the greatest female tennis players of all-time, outsiders who just happen to be sisters. Everyone knows the names Venus & Serena Williams. They've become synonymous with championships, hard work, and with shaking up the tennis world. This picture book, by an award-winning sports journalist who knows the Williams family personally, details the sisters' journey from a barely-there tennis court in Compton, CA, to becoming the #1 ranked women in the sport of tennis"-- Provided by publisher.
"An inspiring picture book sports biography about two of the greatest female tennis players of all-time, outsiders who just happen to be sisters"-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Age 3-7.
K to Grade 3.
Subject Williams, Venus, 1980- -- Juvenile literature.
Williams, Serena, 1981- -- Juvenile literature.
Tennis players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women tennis players -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Sports & Recreation.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Sports & Recreation / Racket Sports.
Added Author Cooper, Floyd, illustrator.
ISBN 9780399169069

 
    
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