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Author Muhammad, Ibtihaj, 1985- author.

Title Proud : living my American dream / Ibtihaj Muhammad.

Publication Info. New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 796.862 Muhammad,I MUH 2018    Available
Edition Young readers edition.
First edition.
Description xii, 289 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 22 cm
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Contents Growing up -- Work for the win -- Not the sport for me -- A team to call my own -- Ready to roar -- Fencing stronger, climbing higher -- College life -- Surviving the "real world" -- Take up the challenge -- Embrace the pressure -- Never give up -- Dream big -- Build a team -- Follow your passion -- Dreams can come true -- Share your truth -- Olympic glory.
Summary Shares the life story of the Olympic fencer, including how she overcame feeling out of place in her sport and how she became the first American woman to compete in the Olympics wearing a hijab.
Audience Ages: 8-12.
960 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader MG 6.7 10.
Reading Counts 6-8 7.5 16.
Subject Muhammad, Ibtihaj, 1985- -- Juvenile literature.
Muhammad, Ibtihaj, 1985-
Fencers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Biography.
Women -- Biography.
Hijab (Islamic clothing).
Women Olympic athletes.
Women fencers.
Women fencers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women Olympic athletes -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Muslims -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Hijab (Islamic clothing) -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
ISBN 9780316477000 hardcover $17.99
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