Girl Running: Bobbi Gibb and the Boston Marathon

by Annette Bay Pimentel

Illustrations by Micha Archer

When Bobbi Gibb tried to enter the Boston Marathon in 1966, she was told it was a man’s race. She set out to show the world just what a woman could do. Afterword. "Note on Names. " Selected bibliography. Oil and collage illustrations using tissue paper and patterned papers created with homemade stamps.

ISBN: 9781101996683

JLG Release: May 2018

JLG Member Price
$15.80

Sports Elementary

Grades 2-6

$213.50/year

14 books / $15.25 a book

  • Book Details

    ISBN

    9781101996683

    Format

    Print Book

    Edition

    Hardcover edition

    Publisher

    Nancy Paulsen

    Page Count

    32

    Trim Size

    9" x 10 3/4"

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 3.7, Points: 0.5

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 2.3, Points: 3

    Lexile

    Level: AD580L

    Genre

    Nonfic


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