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Author Chaffee, Kim, author.

Title Her fearless run : Kathrine Switzer's historic Boston Marathon / by Kim Chaffee ; illustrated by Ellen Rooney.

Publication Info. Salem, Massachusetts : Page Street Kids, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Children's Department  JIF CHAFFEE    Check Shelf
 Burlington Public Library - Children's Department  JB SWITZER    Check Shelf
 Canton Public Library - Children's Department  J BIN HISTORICAL CHAFFEE    Check Shelf
 Cheshire Public Library - Children's Department  J BIO SWITZER    Check Shelf
 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Children's New Materials  JB SWITZER C    DUE 07-31-20 Billed
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Children's Department  J 796.42 SWITZER    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Children's Department  J-B SWITZER, KATHRINE    Check Shelf
 Middletown, Russell Library - Children's Biography  J B-SWITZER CHA    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Children's Department  J796.42 SWI    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Children's Department  JB SWITZER    Check Shelf

Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Audience Ages: 8 to 12.
Note "Distributed by Macmillan"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliography.
Summary Kathrine Switzer changed the world of running. This narrative biography follows Kathrine from running laps as a girl in her backyard to becoming the first woman to run the Boston Marathon with official race numbers in 1967. Her inspirational true story is for anyone willing to challenge the rules. The compelling collage art adds to the kinetic action of the story. With tension and heart, this biography has the influential power to get readers into running. An excellent choice for sports fans, New Englanders, young dreamers, and competitive girls and boys alike.
Subject Switzer, Kathrine -- Juvenile literature.
Boston Marathon -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Switzer, Kathrine. (OCoLC)fst01540528
Boston Marathon. (OCoLC)fst01410036
Women runners -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Marathon running -- United States -- Biography.
Marathon running. (OCoLC)fst01008943
Women runners. (OCoLC)fst01178481
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Added Author Rooney, Ellen, illustrator.
ISBN 9781624146541 (hardcover)
1624146546 (hardcover)
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