Collins Publishers, Hardcover, 9780062220653, 246pp.
Publication Date: August 14, 2012
The 2015 World Cup champion and double Olympic gold medalist shares her story in her own words, for soccer fans of all ages
In this young readers' edition of Hope Solo's exciting life story, adapted from Solo: A Memoir of Hope, the starting goalkeeper for the U.S. women's national soccer team gives readers behind-the-scenes details of her life on and off the field. Solo offers a fearless female role model for the next generation, driven to succeed on her own terms. Young fans will truly be inspired by Hope's repeated triumphs over adversity. Her relentless spirit has molded her into the person she is today one of the most charismatic athletes in America.
Includes a signed poster and exclusive Q&A with Hope
Ann Killion is a columnist with the San Francisco Chronicle. She has covered the past ten Olympics and the last three Women's World Cups for SportsIllustrated.com and the San Jose Mercury News.