Florence Griffith Joyner (She Persisted)

Florence Griffith Joyner (She Persisted)

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In this chapter book biography by Rita Williams-Garcia, the award-winning author of One Crazy Summer, readers learn about the amazing life of three-time Olympic gold medalist Florence Griffith Joyner--and how she persisted.

Considered the fastest woman of all time, Florence Griffith Joyner, also known as Flo Jo, set two world records in 1988 that still stand today. But getting there wasn't easy, and Flo Jo had to overcome many challenges along the way.

Complete with an introduction from Chelsea Clinton, black-and-white illustrations throughout, and a list of ways that readers can follow in Florence Griffith Joyner's footsteps and make a difference!

ISBN: 9780593115961

Published Date: July 6, 2021

Publisher: Philomel Books

Language: English

Page Count: 80

Size: 7.45" l x 5.19" w x 0.58" h

Age Classification: Ages 6 to 8