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Author Raisman, Aly, 1994- author.

Title Fierce : how competing for myself changed everything / Aly Raisman with Blythe Lawrence.

Publication Info. New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2017.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    796.4409 Raisman,A RAI    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 358 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 cm
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Contents Prologue -- Supergirls -- Cartwheels -- The A Team -- Getting serious -- Meet the elite -- The Ranch -- American dreamer -- Worlds away -- Pressure cooker -- First taste of gold -- Going pro -- Lows and highs -- The Fierce Five -- Golden summer -- The number four -- A gold of my own -- The Famous Five -- Dancing into a new me -- Together again -- The return -- Body positive -- The survivors -- High anxiety -- Doubt -- The road to Rio -- All-around confident -- The Final Five -- A silver lining -- Balance -- The fierce guide to life.
Note Reverse side of book jacket is a poster of the author.
Summary Honest and heartfelt, frank and funny, Aly's story is enhanced with never-before-published photos, excerpts from the personal journals she's kept since childhood that chronicle memorable moments with her teammates, and hard-won advice for readers striving to rise above challenges, learn to love themselves, and make their own dreams come true.
Subject Raisman, Aly, 1994-
Women gymnasts -- United States -- Biography.
Gymnasts -- United States -- Biography.
Women Olympic athletes -- United States -- Biography.
Olympic athletes -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Added Author Lawrence, Blythe, author.
ISBN 9780316472708 (hardcover)
0316472700 (hardcover)

 
    
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