Katie Ledecky (Paperback)

Swimming's Golden Girl

By Mario Petrrino

Creative Media Publishing, 9781938438547, 50pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2016

List Price: 9.99*
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Description

Katie Ledecky: Swimming's Golden Girl narrates the extraordinary story of the young US swimmer who stunned the world by capturing gold at the 2012 Olympics. Since the London Games, the popular role model has dominated ladies swimming with her powerful swimming and winning attitude. A children's biography accompanied by breathtaking illustrations, Katie Ledecky: Swimming's Golden Girl offers an in-depth look at the swimmer who is expected to reign at the 2016 Rio Olympics. The stirring story of Ledecky's meteoric rise to the top will captivate and inspire young readers.