Winning Balance

Winning Balance

What I've Learned So Far about Love, Faith, and Living Your Dreams

By Shawn Johnson; Nancy French; Shawn Johnson

Tyndale Momentum, Hardcover, 9781414372105, 272pp.

Publication Date: June 5, 2012

Description
American gymnast Johnson is a four-time Olympic gold and silver medalist; a national- and world-champion athlete and a winner on the popular "Dancing with the Stars." This is the amazing true journey of how this young Olympian has found balance in her life.


About the Author
Shawn Johnson has accomplished a lifetime of achievements that include winning two Olympic medals, writing a "New York Times" bestselling memoir, starting her own business, and establishing a career in broadcasting. Johnson is a 2007 World Champion gymnast, a 2008 Olympic women s gymnastics gold and silver medalist, and a 2006, 2007, and 2008 Olympicwomen s gymnastics gold and silver medalist, and a 2006, 2007, and 2008 gymnastics National Champion all titles she attained by the time she turned sixteen. At the age of seventeen, she became the youngest-ever contestant on ABC s eighth season of "Dancing with the Stars", and in May 2009 she was crowned champion. "The Flip Side" is Shawn Johnson s debut YA novel. Find out more at ShawnJohnson.com.

Nancy French is the author of Home and Away: A Story of Family in a Time of War and Red State of Mind: How a Catfish Queen Reject Became a Liberty Belle. She is also the editor of SixSeeds.tv, a pop culture-focused magazine for parents, and lives in Tennessee with her husband and three children.

Shawn Johnson has accomplished a lifetime of achievements that include winning two Olympic medals, writing a "New York Times" bestselling memoir, starting her own business, and establishing a career in broadcasting. Johnson is a 2007 World Champion gymnast, a 2008 Olympic women s gymnastics gold and silver medalist, and a 2006, 2007, and 2008 Olympicwomen s gymnastics gold and silver medalist, and a 2006, 2007, and 2008 gymnastics National Champion all titles she attained by the time she turned sixteen. At the age of seventeen, she became the youngest-ever contestant on ABC s eighth season of "Dancing with the Stars", and in May 2009 she was crowned champion. "The Flip Side" is Shawn Johnson s debut YA novel. Find out more at ShawnJohnson.com.