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The Resource The girl who ran : Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, written by Frances Poletti & Kristina Yee ; illustrated by Susanna Chapman

The girl who ran : Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, written by Frances Poletti & Kristina Yee ; illustrated by Susanna Chapman

Label
The girl who ran : Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon
Title
The girl who ran
Title remainder
Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon
Statement of responsibility
written by Frances Poletti & Kristina Yee ; illustrated by Susanna Chapman
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1966, the world believed it was impossible for a woman to run the Boston Marathon. Bobbi Gibb was determined to prove them wrong. She said she would do it, she wasn't a liar; she'd show them by running like the wind in the fire."--Back cover
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Poletti, Frances
Dewey number
796.42092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
GV1061.15.G526
LC item number
P65 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
3.7.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Yee, Kristina
  • Chapman, Susanna
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gibb, Roberta Louise
  • Boston Marathon
  • Gibb, Roberta Louise
  • Boston Marathon
  • Gibb, Roberta Louise
  • Boston Marathon
  • Boston Marathon
  • Marathon running
  • Women runners
  • Marathon running
  • Women runners
  • Marathon races
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • Marathon running
  • Sex discrimination
  • Women runners
  • United States
  • Women runners
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The girl who ran : Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, written by Frances Poletti & Kristina Yee ; illustrated by Susanna Chapman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn986238065
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged, approximately 39 pages, several folded out)
Isbn
7491900626330
Lccn
2016957182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)986238065
Label
The girl who ran : Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, written by Frances Poletti & Kristina Yee ; illustrated by Susanna Chapman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn986238065
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged, approximately 39 pages, several folded out)
Isbn
7491900626330
Lccn
2016957182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)986238065

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