Little People, Big Dreams: Wilma Rudolph
New in the critically acclaimed Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the life of Wilma Rudolph, the remarkable sprinter and Olympic champion.
When Wilma Rudolph was a little girl, she contracted polio. Doctors said she would never walk again. But with persistent treatment, she made a remarkable recovery aged 11. Wilma went on to show a supreme talent for sprinting at school. She was at university when she went to the 1960 Olympics, where she not only won gold medals in sprint events, but also broke world records with her sprinting skill. This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the athlete's life.
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