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Rising above

Gregory Zuckerman

Rising above

inspiring women in sports

by Gregory Zuckerman

  • 98 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Philomel Books in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women athletes,
  • African American women athletes,
  • Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    Behold the power of women! These are the inspirational real-life stories of female superstar athletes Serena and Venus Williams, Simone Biles, Carli Lloyd, and more -- role models all. For sports fans, aspiring athletes and readers of sports biographies.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesInspiring women in sports
    StatementGregory Zuckerman ; with Elijah and Gabriel Zuckerman
    ContributionsZuckerman, Elijah, author, Zuckerman, Gabriel, author
    The Physical Object
    Pagination215 p.
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26944847M
    ISBN 100399547479
    ISBN 109780399547478

    Rising Above the Gathering Storm, Revisited provides a snapshot of the work of the government and the private sector in the past five years, analyzing how the original recommendations have or have not been acted upon, what consequences this may have on future competitiveness, and priorities going forward. In addition, readers will find a series.   Rising Above is available in bookstores now. For more about the book, check out an interview with the authors! Photos: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images (arms in the air), John Biever (Davidson action), Streeter Lecka/Getty Images (Davidson shot), Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images (Warriors), John W. McDonough (championship), Eric Risberg/AP (wax.

      Rising Above: How 11 Athletes Overcame Challenges to Become Stars by Gregory Zuckerman with Elijah and Gabriel Zuckerman. ~ Janet Dawson. An afterword explains how the author came to write the book, inspired and assisted by his two sons. pages; grades "rising above" The fondness, even reverence, that a diverse array of countries, cultures and religions harbor for the lotus traces all the way back to .

    “Rising Above a Toxic Workplace is a must-read if you are working for a toxic manager or working in a toxic workplace. Gary Chapman, Paul White, and Harold Myra’s real-world examples will help you realize the “grass can be greener on the other side” and no . You can rise above. You do have options. In Rising Above a Toxic Workplace you’ll learn how to endure, cope, or quit if necessary. Drawing from authentic—sometimes horrific—real-life stories, authors Gary Chapman, Paul White, and Harold Myra blend their expertise to give you practical guidance, empowering insight, and realistic hope.


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Athlete after athlete in this book found discipline, hope, and inspiration on the playing field, rising above their circumstances. Filled with first-hand accounts from stars who exemplify the idea of enduring at all costs, Rising Above will serve as a must-read source of inspiration for kids and sports fans of all ages/5(53).

Rising Above is a great book by Elijah, Gregory, and Gabriel Zuckerman. The book ab athletes who have faced adversity in the lives and their road to the top. All 11 of these athletes have had a very hard childhood.

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Athlete after athlete in this book found discipline, hope, and inspiration on the playing field, rising above their circumstances. Filled with first-hand accounts from stars who exemplify the idea of enduring at all costs, this collection of sports biographies will serve as a must-read source of inspiration for kids and sports fans of all ages.

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When collaborating on the inspiring + uplifting project, Steven saw the need for a message that many of us are desperately seeking:. Rising Above believes every life is wonderfully made, and that God creates everyone with a plan and a purpose to glorify Him.

Our mission is to bring the love of God and hope in Christ to special needs families through support, encouragement, inspiration, and community. Stories of 11 athletes overcoming adversity to become the cream of their sports, from Wall Street Journal writer Zuckerman and his two sons.

Some of these athletes’ stories are well-known, how they excelled despite the most serious obstacles, be it having only one hand and dreaming of being a baseball player (Jim Abbott) or standing down the racism that attended tennis, as.

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Praise for Rising Above. Rising Above: Inspiring Women In Sports was a fantastic book because it references lots of different women to make sure that the reader doesn't get bored while reading or learning about just one person. I learned about Simone Biles, Elena Delle Donne, Venus and Serena Williams, and many other inspiring women/5.

In this life that we live, we experience many wonderful things. We also experience many struggles. But, these struggles are not meant to last a lifetime. This life is meant to be lived. Everyone has a story. Everyone has a struggle they are going through. These struggles will pass.

You can overcome them. They can. Praise. Praise for Rising Above: Inspiring Women in Sports: “An inspiring, empowering collection of true stories of perseverance and resolve.” —Kirkus Reviews “This is a good choice for libraries where biographies about current newsmakers are in demand.”School Library Connection.

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Rising Above. 51 likes. Discover the inspirational real-life stories of superstar athletes like LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Tim Howard, and more. Rising Above; How 11 Athletes Overcame Challenges in Their Youth to Become Stars By: Gregory Zuckerman, Elijah Zuckerman, Gabriel Zuckerman The athletes featured in this book met earth-shaking challenges head on, and through hard work and perseverance, went on to conquer the sports world.

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